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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 43' South
Longitude: 168° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.28 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 45.2"1004.99 miwest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 misouth1005.05 mi
24 hours348° 34' 15.3"790.55 miwest4° 37' 27.8"317.76 misouth850.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:26 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
TarawaThu 3:26 AM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 3:26 AM910 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 2:26 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 3:26 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 2:26 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 3:26 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmEast E
Port VilaThu 2:26 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 3:26 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 3:26 AM2225 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth N
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