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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 37' South
Longitude: 176° 04' 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' 45.8"1005.02 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 misouth1005.09 mi
24 hours348° 34' 37.7"790.14 miwest4° 37' 33.1"317.87 misouth850.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaThu 2:56 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 2:56 AM834 km519 miles451 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 2:56 AM940 km584 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroThu 2:56 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenThu 2:56 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 3:56 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 2:56 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth S
Apia *Thu 4:56 AM1983 km1232 miles1070 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 1:56 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaThu 1:56 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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