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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 10' North, Longitude: 133° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 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 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.7"992.57 miwest0° 10' 11.8"11.68 misouth992.87 mi
24 hours11° 09' 23.8"761.93 mieast4° 16' 19.2"293.58 misouth820.14 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 PM2747 km1707 miles1483 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 11:56 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesMon 1:56 AM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 2:56 AM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 1:56 AM3361 km2088 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 11:56 PM3435 km2134 miles1855 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixMon 2:56 AM3480 km2162 miles1879 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 1:56 AM3523 km2189 miles1902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownMon 1:56 AM3807 km2365 miles2056 nmSouth S
Mexico CityMon 3:56 AM3881 km2412 miles2096 nmEast-northeast ENE
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