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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' South, Longitude: 178° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 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' 46.2"1005.03 miwest0° 11' 36.4"13.29 misouth1005.10 mi
24 hours348° 34' 45.1"790.00 miwest4° 37' 34.8"317.90 misouth850.47 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 2:46 AM567 km352 miles306 nmEast E
TarawaThu 2:46 AM650 km404 miles351 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 2:46 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 2:46 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:46 AM1288 km801 miles696 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 3:46 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Thu 4:46 AM1816 km1128 miles980 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 2:46 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth S
Port VilaThu 1:46 AM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 1:46 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-southwest WSW
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