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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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 03' North, Longitude: 143° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.90 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"992.90 miwest0° 10' 13.8"11.72 misouth993.21 mi
24 hours11° 09' 20.4"762.12 mieast4° 16' 58.3"294.33 misouth820.53 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 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:38 AM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:38 AM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 11:38 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 10:38 PM3753 km2332 miles2026 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:38 AM3778 km2348 miles2040 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesMon 2:38 AM3805 km2365 miles2055 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 2:38 AM3836 km2384 miles2071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 12:38 AM3995 km2482 miles2157 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 2:38 AM4056 km2520 miles2190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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