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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 08' North, Longitude: 137° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.8"992.68 miwest0° 10' 12.3"11.69 misouth992.98 mi
24 hours11° 09' 22.5"761.99 mieast4° 16' 32.2"293.83 misouth820.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 12:10 AM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:10 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 12:10 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesMon 2:10 AM3361 km2088 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 2:10 AM3494 km2171 miles1886 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 3:10 AM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 3:10 AM3713 km2307 miles2005 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 2:10 AM3720 km2311 miles2009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownMon 2:10 AM3857 km2397 miles2083 nmSouth S
RarotongaMon 12:10 AM4180 km2598 miles2257 nmSouthwest SW
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