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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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 45' South, Longitude: 166° 23' 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' 45.0"1004.98 miwest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 misouth1005.04 mi
24 hours11° 25' 51.9"790.69 mieast4° 37' 25.9"317.73 misouth850.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:36 AM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaThu 3:36 AM775 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 3:36 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 2:36 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 2:36 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiThu 3:36 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaThu 2:36 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 3:36 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmEast E
Wake IslandThu 3:36 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmNorth N
SuvaThu 3:36 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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