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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 1:56:00 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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' North, Longitude: 179° 40' 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 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.5"1002.76 miWest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 miSouth1002.96 mi
24 hours348° 47' 41.1"773.04 miWest4° 34' 54.3"314.81 miSouth836.00 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 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaWed 1:56 AM801 km497 miles432 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 1:56 AM973 km605 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 1:56 AM1403 km872 miles758 nmSouth S
YarenWed 1:56 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 2:56 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 1:56 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 3:56 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 12:56 AM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmWest W
SuvaWed 1:56 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmSouth S

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