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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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 22' South
Longitude: 178° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.98 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"999.81 miwest0° 11' 24.6"13.07 misouth999.73 mi
24 hours348° 11' 10.5"813.66 miwest4° 26' 01.8"304.72 misouth865.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 3:32 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 3:32 AM809 km503 miles437 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 3:32 AM987 km614 miles533 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 4:32 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Fri 5:32 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaFri 3:32 AM1414 km878 miles763 nmSouth S
YarenFri 3:32 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 3:32 AM1620 km1006 miles875 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaFri 2:32 AM1781 km1106 miles961 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 4:32 AM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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