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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' North, Longitude: 128° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.67 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.6"992.33 miwest0° 10' 10.7"11.66 misouth992.63 mi
24 hours11° 09' 25.6"761.79 mieast4° 15' 59.2"293.18 misouth819.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloMon 2:36 AM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 1:36 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:36 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 1:36 AM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmNorth N
Las VegasMon 1:36 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 11:36 PM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 3:36 AM3357 km2086 miles1812 nmEast-northeast ENE
HonoluluSun 11:36 PM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 11:36 PM3759 km2336 miles2030 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 1:36 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmSouth S

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