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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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 31' North, Longitude: 170° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.55 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.7"994.37 miwest0° 10' 22.5"11.88 misouth994.66 mi
24 hours348° 50' 50.3"763.02 miwest4° 19' 47.0"297.54 misouth822.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 1:46 AM162 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 1:46 AM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 1:46 AM1084 km673 miles585 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandTue 1:46 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirTue 12:46 AM1390 km864 miles750 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 1:46 AM1697 km1055 miles916 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 1:46 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 12:46 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 2:46 AM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 2:46 AM2818 km1751 miles1521 nmSoutheast SE
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