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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' North, Longitude: 145° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.92 meters/second, 1598.1 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
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' 14.1"11.72 misouth993.20 mi
24 hours11° 09' 19.7"762.10 mieast4° 17' 05.7"294.45 misouth820.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 12:46 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:46 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:46 AM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 11:46 PM3482 km2164 miles1880 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 10:46 PM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:46 AM3683 km2288 miles1989 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 12:46 AM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 11:46 PM3935 km2445 miles2125 nmNorthwest NW
Los AngelesMon 2:46 AM3946 km2452 miles2130 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 2:46 AM3950 km2455 miles2133 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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