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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: 95%
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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 47' North
Longitude: 132° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.95 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.4"1002.01 miwest0° 11' 08.7"12.77 misouth1002.22 mi
24 hours11° 11' 21.9"771.36 mieast4° 33' 32.1"313.26 misouth834.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:36 AM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:36 AM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 2:36 AM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 12:36 AM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloTue 3:36 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 2:36 AM3546 km2203 miles1914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 2:36 AM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 3:36 AM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 2:36 AM3884 km2414 miles2097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 4:36 AM3931 km2443 miles2123 nmEast-northeast ENE
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