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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 33' South, Longitude: 179° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.31 meters/second, 1617.5 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' 46.3"1005.04 miwest0° 11' 36.4"13.29 misouth1005.11 mi
24 hours11° 25' 07.6"789.86 mieast4° 37' 36.5"317.93 misouth850.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandWed 2:36 AM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiThu 2:36 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 2:36 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
RawakiThu 3:36 AM995 km618 miles537 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 3:36 AM1306 km812 miles705 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 2:36 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:36 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 4:36 AM1675 km1041 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaThu 2:36 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 3:36 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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