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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 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 04' South, Longitude: 158° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.4"1000.35 miwest0° 11' 26.4"13.10 misouth1000.29 mi
24 hours11° 47' 01.2"811.97 mieast4° 27' 12.5"306.06 misouth864.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 3:58 AM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 2:58 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 3:58 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Fri 3:58 AM1752 km1088 miles946 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 3:58 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 2:58 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 1:58 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 1:58 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 2:58 AM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaFri 1:58 AM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmWest-southwest WSW
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