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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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' North, Longitude: 128° 47' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.6"992.41 miwest0° 10' 10.8"11.66 misouth992.71 mi
24 hours11° 09' 25.4"761.84 mieast4° 16' 00.3"293.23 misouth819.95 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 AM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 1:36 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:36 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 1:36 AM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmNorth N
KiritimatiMon 11:36 PM3265 km2029 miles1763 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasMon 1:36 AM3284 km2040 miles1773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 3:36 AM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmEast-northeast ENE
HonoluluSun 11:36 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 11:36 PM3740 km2324 miles2020 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 1:36 AM3797 km2359 miles2050 nmSouth S
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