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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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' South, Longitude: 166° 59' 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"1005.09 miwest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 misouth1005.16 mi
24 hours11° 24' 31.3"789.18 mieast4° 37' 44.5"318.08 misouth849.88 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 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 1:46 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 2:46 AM1098 km683 miles593 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 3:46 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Thu 3:46 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 1:46 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 2:46 AM2088 km1298 miles1128 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 1:46 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 3:46 AM2434 km1513 miles1314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 2:46 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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