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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' South, Longitude: 175° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.95 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 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 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.0"999.66 miwest0° 11' 24.3"13.06 misouth999.59 mi
24 hours348° 10' 55.6"813.83 miwest4° 25' 51.9"304.50 misouth865.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 3:46 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 3:46 AM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 3:46 AM1070 km665 miles578 nmNortheast NE
YarenFri 3:46 AM1111 km691 miles600 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 3:46 AM1440 km895 miles778 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroFri 3:46 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 4:46 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaFri 2:46 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 5:46 AM1664 km1034 miles898 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 2:46 AM1790 km1112 miles967 nmWest-southwest WSW
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