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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: 94%
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 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 34' North
Longitude: 149° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.1"1002.31 miwest0° 11' 10.7"12.80 misouth1002.52 mi
24 hours11° 11' 40.7"771.95 mieast4° 34' 02.6"313.84 misouth834.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 1:46 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 1:46 AM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 1:46 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 12:46 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 11:46 PM3081 km1914 miles1664 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 1:46 AM3081 km1915 miles1664 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 1:46 AM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiTue 12:46 AM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 11:46 PM3801 km2362 miles2053 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 3:46 AM3869 km2404 miles2089 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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