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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: 74%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 57' North
Longitude: 133° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.2"1005.16 miwest0° 11' 26.2"13.10 misouth1005.30 mi
24 hours11° 10' 53.4"773.04 mieast4° 37' 39.4"317.98 misouth836.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariThu 4:08 AM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokThu 4:08 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SofifiThu 4:08 AM640 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateThu 4:08 AM658 km409 miles355 nmWest W
AmbonThu 4:08 AM836 km520 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
ManadoThu 3:08 AM930 km578 miles502 nmWest W
JayapuraThu 4:08 AM973 km604 miles525 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoThu 3:08 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloThu 3:08 AM1138 km707 miles614 nmWest W
KendariThu 3:08 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmWest-southwest WSW
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