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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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 09' North
Longitude: 179° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.5"1002.84 miwest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 misouth1003.04 mi
24 hours348° 47' 40.8"773.10 miwest4° 34' 54.8"314.84 misouth836.06 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 1:56 AM634 km394 miles343 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaWed 1:56 AM773 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 1:56 AM966 km600 miles522 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 1:56 AM1401 km871 miles757 nmSouth S
YarenWed 1:56 AM1481 km921 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 2:56 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 1:56 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 3:56 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 12:56 AM2371 km1474 miles1280 nmWest W
SuvaWed 1:56 AM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmSouth S
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