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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 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° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 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' 00.7"999.88 miwest0° 11' 25.1"13.08 misouth999.82 mi
24 hours11° 48' 20.1"813.15 mieast4° 26' 21.0"305.06 misouth865.00 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 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 3:08 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 4:08 AM625 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 3:08 AM719 km447 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 5:08 AM989 km614 miles534 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Fri 5:08 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 3:08 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 3:08 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 4:08 AM1625 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 4:08 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth S
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