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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%

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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' South, Longitude: 169° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.10 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.6"1000.01 miWest0° 11' 25.5"13.08 miSouth999.95 mi
24 hours11° 47' 54.8"812.75 miEast4° 26' 37.6"305.38 miSouth864.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 3:46 AM192 km120 miles104 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 3:46 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 2:46 AM952 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Fri 4:46 AM977 km607 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 4:46 AM979 km608 miles529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoThu 3:46 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 2:46 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 3:46 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 4:46 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaFri 3:46 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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