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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 2:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' North, Longitude: 170° 28' East

The ground speed is currently 448.38 meters/second, 1614.2 kilometres/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"1002.91 miWest0° 11' 15.1"12.89 miSouth1003.10 mi
24 hours348° 47' 29.1"773.39 miWest4° 35' 08.4"315.08 miSouth836.36 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 2:34 AM353 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 2:34 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSoutheast SE
KwajaleinWed 2:34 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 2:34 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouthwest SW
TabiteueaWed 2:34 AM750 km466 miles405 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 1:34 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 2:34 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:34 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 2:34 AM1736 km1079 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraWed 1:34 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmSouthwest SW

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