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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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 167° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.29 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"980.33 miwest0° 08' 55.9"10.24 misouth980.67 mi
24 hours11° 13' 57.7"757.94 mieast3° 50' 35.9"264.18 misouth807.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 1:30 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 1:30 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 11:30 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 12:30 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSun 11:30 PM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 11:30 PM2477 km1539 miles1338 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 12:30 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 11:30 PM2766 km1718 miles1493 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 11:30 PM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Mon 1:30 AM2975 km1849 miles1606 nmSouth S
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