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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 3:08:00 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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 17' South, Longitude: 175° 08' West

The ground speed is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 kilometres/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuFri 4:08 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
Kanton IslandFri 4:08 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNortheast NE
RawakiFri 4:08 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 3:08 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 4:08 AM627 km390 miles338 nmSoutheast SE
Howland IslandThu 3:08 AM693 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiFri 3:08 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuFri 3:08 AM894 km556 miles483 nmSouth S
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 5:08 AM989 km614 miles534 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Fri 5:08 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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