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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:38:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 53' North, Longitude: 154° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.06 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.6"979.74 miWest0° 08' 52.5"10.17 miSouth980.08 mi
24 hours11° 14' 14.1"757.80 miEast3° 49' 24.1"262.79 miSouth806.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:38 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 12:38 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 10:38 PM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:38 PM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:38 PM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:38 AM3412 km2120 miles1842 nmSouth S
Apia *Mon 12:38 AM3500 km2175 miles1890 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 10:38 PM3725 km2315 miles2012 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 10:38 PM3773 km2345 miles2037 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSun 10:38 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest W

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