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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 9:56:00 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: 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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 10' North, Longitude: 133° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 02.7"992.49 miWest0° 10' 11.7"11.68 miSouth992.79 mi
24 hours11° 09' 23.8"761.87 miEast4° 16' 18.0"293.54 miSouth820.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:56 PM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 11:56 PM2949 km1832 miles1592 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesMon 1:56 AM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 2:56 AM3213 km1997 miles1735 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 1:56 AM3353 km2084 miles1811 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 11:56 PM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixMon 2:56 AM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 1:56 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownMon 1:56 AM3804 km2364 miles2054 nmSouth S
Mexico CityMon 3:56 AM3853 km2394 miles2081 nmEast-northeast ENE

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