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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 10:38:00 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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 03' North, Longitude: 143° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.89 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 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' 03.2"992.83 miWest0° 10' 13.7"11.72 miSouth993.13 mi
24 hours11° 09' 20.4"762.06 miEast4° 16' 57.3"294.29 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 12:38 AM1723 km1071 miles931 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:38 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:38 AM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 11:38 PM3682 km2288 miles1988 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 10:38 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesMon 2:38 AM3786 km2353 miles2044 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaMon 12:38 AM3792 km2356 miles2048 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoMon 2:38 AM3823 km2375 miles2064 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 12:38 AM4018 km2497 miles2170 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 2:38 AM4046 km2514 miles2185 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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