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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 02' North
Longitude: 170° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.2"1002.98 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 misouth1003.18 mi
24 hours348° 47' 28.6"773.45 miwest4° 35' 08.9"315.11 misouth836.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 2:34 AM362 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 2:34 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 2:34 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 1:34 AM1370 km851 miles739 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 2:34 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:34 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 2:34 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraWed 1:34 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaWed 1:34 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 3:34 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmSoutheast SE
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