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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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 26' South, Longitude: 172° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.92 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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' 58.7"999.66 miwest0° 11' 24.1"13.06 misouth999.59 mi
24 hours348° 10' 42.5"814.09 miwest4° 25' 43.1"304.36 misouth865.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 3:56 AM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 3:56 AM769 km478 miles415 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 3:56 AM864 km537 miles467 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 3:56 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 3:56 AM1406 km873 miles759 nmNorth N
Port VilaFri 2:56 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraFri 2:56 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaFri 3:56 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 4:56 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Fri 5:56 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmEast-southeast ESE
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