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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' North, Longitude: 169° 42' 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"1002.99 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 misouth1003.18 mi
24 hours348° 47' 28.1"773.47 miwest4° 35' 09.6"315.12 misouth836.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 2:36 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 2:36 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 2:36 AM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirWed 1:36 AM1318 km819 miles711 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 2:36 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 2:36 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 2:36 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 1:36 AM1840 km1143 miles994 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaWed 1:36 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 3:36 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmSoutheast SE
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