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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 2:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 33' South, Longitude: 178° 49' 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"1004.97 miWest0° 11' 36.4"13.29 miSouth1005.04 mi
24 hours11° 25' 06.7"789.79 miEast4° 37' 36.7"317.91 miSouth850.30 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 AM273 km170 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiThu 2:36 AM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 2:36 AM936 km582 miles506 nmWest-northwest WNW
RawakiThu 3:36 AM967 km601 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 3:36 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 2:36 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:36 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 4:36 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaThu 2:36 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 3:36 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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