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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 2:08:00 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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 28' South, Longitude: 172° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.32 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' 47.0"1005.00 miWest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 miSouth1005.07 mi
24 hours11° 24' 46.3"789.41 miEast4° 37' 41.2"318.00 miSouth850.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiThu 3:08 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 2:08 AM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 3:08 AM989 km614 miles534 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 2:08 AM1319 km819 miles712 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 4:08 AM1479 km919 miles799 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 4:08 AM1657 km1029 miles895 nmEast E
TarawaThu 2:08 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest W
MajuroThu 2:08 AM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 3:08 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 2:08 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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