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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 00' North
Longitude: 167° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 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' 06.1"1003.02 miwest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 misouth1003.21 mi
24 hours11° 12' 34.4"773.54 mieast4° 35' 12.4"315.18 misouth836.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 2:44 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 2:44 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNortheast NE
TarawaWed 2:44 AM649 km403 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirWed 1:44 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandWed 2:44 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 1:44 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 2:44 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:44 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 1:44 AM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmSouth S
SuvaWed 2:44 AM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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