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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 51' North
Longitude: 157° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.11 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"979.91 miwest0° 08' 53.2"10.18 misouth980.25 mi
24 hours11° 14' 10.6"757.87 mieast3° 49' 39.2"263.10 misouth807.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:48 AM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth N
KiritimatiMon 12:48 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 10:48 PM2523 km1568 miles1363 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 11:48 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:48 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 12:48 AM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSun 12:48 AM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSun 10:48 PM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmWest W
TarawaSun 10:48 PM3494 km2171 miles1887 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 10:48 PM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmSouthwest SW
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