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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 141° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.87 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 03.1"992.84 miwest0° 10' 13.4"11.71 misouth993.14 mi
24 hours11° 09' 21.0"762.08 mieast4° 16' 51.0"294.19 misouth820.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 12:30 AM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:30 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:30 AM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesMon 2:30 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 2:30 AM3729 km2317 miles2013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoMon 11:30 PM3842 km2387 miles2074 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:30 AM3883 km2413 miles2097 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloMon 3:30 AM3911 km2430 miles2112 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandSun 10:30 PM3961 km2461 miles2139 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 2:30 AM3987 km2477 miles2153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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