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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 1:46:00 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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' South, Longitude: 166° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.33 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.5"1005.02 miWest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 miSouth1005.09 mi
24 hours11° 24' 30.5"789.11 miEast4° 37' 44.6"318.06 miSouth849.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiThu 2:46 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 3:46 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandWed 1:46 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 2:46 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 3:46 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 1:46 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 2:46 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 1:46 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 3:46 AM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 2:46 AM2473 km1537 miles1336 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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