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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: 80%
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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 08' South
Longitude: 163° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.17 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 02.5"1000.24 miwest0° 11' 26.0"13.09 misouth1000.17 mi
24 hours11° 47' 23.9"812.33 mieast4° 26' 57.7"305.78 misouth864.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 3:18 AM836 km519 miles451 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 3:18 AM992 km617 miles536 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 4:18 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 4:18 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:18 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 3:18 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 4:18 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 2:18 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 4:18 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 3:18 AM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmSouthwest SW
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