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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 06' South, Longitude: 160° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 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' 03.0"1000.30 miwest0° 11' 26.2"13.10 misouth1000.23 mi
24 hours11° 47' 12.6"812.15 mieast4° 27' 05.1"305.92 misouth864.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 4:08 AM866 km538 miles467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoFri 3:08 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 4:08 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 4:08 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 3:08 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 2:08 AM1829 km1136 miles987 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 4:08 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 2:08 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 3:08 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaFri 2:08 AM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmSouthwest SW
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