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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 10:46:00 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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' North, Longitude: 145° 28' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.2"992.89 miWest0° 10' 14.1"11.72 miSouth993.19 mi
24 hours11° 09' 19.7"762.10 miEast4° 17' 04.7"294.43 miSouth820.54 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 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 12:46 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:46 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 11:46 PM3504 km2177 miles1892 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 10:46 PM3574 km2221 miles1930 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:46 AM3696 km2296 miles1995 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 12:46 AM3852 km2394 miles2080 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 2:46 AM3926 km2439 miles2120 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 2:46 AM3936 km2446 miles2125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MidwaySun 11:46 PM3959 km2460 miles2138 nmNorthwest NW

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