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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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' South, Longitude: 146° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.4"1000.57 miwest0° 11' 27.3"13.12 misouth1000.51 mi
24 hours11° 46' 03.4"811.01 mieast4° 27' 49.2"306.74 misouth863.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 3:38 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 3:08 AM1448 km899 miles782 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 3:08 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 3:08 AM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 5:08 AM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoFri 2:08 AM2818 km1751 miles1522 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 3:08 AM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 2:08 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 3:08 AM3171 km1970 miles1712 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 1:08 AM3424 km2127 miles1849 nmWest W
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