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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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 17' South, Longitude: 175° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.04 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 00.5"999.95 miwest0° 11' 25.0"13.08 misouth999.88 mi
24 hours11° 48' 21.4"813.23 mieast4° 26' 20.1"305.07 misouth865.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 4:08 AM549 km341 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 3:08 AM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 4:08 AM645 km401 miles349 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 3:08 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 5:08 AM998 km620 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Fri 5:08 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 3:08 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 3:08 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 4:08 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 4:08 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth S
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