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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 45' North, Longitude: 134° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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"1002.05 miwest0° 11' 09.0"12.77 misouth1002.27 mi
24 hours11° 11' 24.5"771.44 mieast4° 33' 36.5"313.35 misouth834.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:46 AM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:46 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 12:46 AM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 2:46 AM3333 km2071 miles1800 nmSouth S
Los AngelesTue 2:46 AM3657 km2273 miles1975 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 3:46 AM3667 km2278 miles1980 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 2:46 AM3860 km2398 miles2084 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 3:46 AM3942 km2449 miles2128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaTue 12:46 AM3978 km2472 miles2148 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasTue 2:46 AM4004 km2488 miles2162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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