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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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 11' North, Longitude: 178° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 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' 06.5"1002.80 miwest0° 11' 13.9"12.86 misouth1003.00 mi
24 hours11° 12' 16.0"773.01 mieast4° 34' 51.0"314.76 misouth835.97 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 1:46 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 1:46 AM1027 km638 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 1:46 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 1:46 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 2:46 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 1:46 AM1737 km1080 miles938 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 3:46 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiWed 3:46 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmEast E
Wake IslandWed 1:46 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaWed 1:46 AM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth S
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