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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 1:36:00 PM.

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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: 94%

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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 13' North, Longitude: 175° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 06.6"1002.68 miWest0° 11' 13.6"12.86 miSouth1002.89 mi
24 hours11° 12' 12.6"772.86 miEast4° 34' 46.6"314.66 miSouth835.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 1:36 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 1:36 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 1:36 AM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 1:36 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 2:36 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 1:36 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 3:36 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 3:36 AM2038 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandWed 1:36 AM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaWed 1:36 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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