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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 06' North, Longitude: 139° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.83 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 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' 02.9"992.76 miwest0° 10' 12.9"11.70 misouth993.06 mi
24 hours11° 09' 21.8"762.04 mieast4° 16' 41.6"294.01 misouth820.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 12:20 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:20 AM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:20 AM3150 km1957 miles1701 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesMon 2:20 AM3510 km2181 miles1896 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 2:20 AM3605 km2240 miles1947 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 3:20 AM3703 km2301 miles2000 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 2:20 AM3873 km2406 miles2091 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 3:20 AM3890 km2417 miles2100 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 2:20 AM3913 km2432 miles2113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 12:20 AM4026 km2501 miles2174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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