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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' South, Longitude: 163° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 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' 44.8"1004.97 miwest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 misouth1005.03 mi
24 hours11° 25' 59.4"790.82 mieast4° 37' 23.9"317.69 misouth851.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:46 AM330 km205 miles178 nmEast E
TarawaThu 3:46 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 2:46 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 2:46 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 3:46 AM1190 km739 miles642 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiThu 3:46 AM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaThu 2:46 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 1:46 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 3:46 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmEast E
Wake IslandThu 3:46 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth N
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