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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 95%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 43' North, Longitude: 136° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 meters/second, 1612.8 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' 07.3"1002.02 miWest0° 11' 09.3"12.77 miSouth1002.23 mi
24 hours11° 11' 26.9"771.46 miEast4° 33' 40.5"313.40 miSouth834.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:56 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:56 AM2836 km1762 miles1532 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 12:56 AM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 2:56 AM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Los AngelesTue 2:56 AM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaTue 12:56 AM3817 km2372 miles2061 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloTue 3:56 AM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 2:56 AM3940 km2448 miles2127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 3:56 AM4080 km2535 miles2203 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 2:56 AM4121 km2561 miles2225 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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