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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: 64%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 49' South, Longitude: 134° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.0"1003.70 miwest0° 11' 37.6"13.31 misouth1003.70 mi
24 hours11° 34' 08.1"799.33 mieast4° 36' 07.6"316.25 misouth857.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariFri 4:48 AM226 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraFri 4:48 AM671 km417 miles362 nmEast E
AmbonFri 4:48 AM729 km453 miles394 nmWest W
SofifiFri 4:48 AM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-northwest WNW
TernateFri 4:48 AM905 km562 miles489 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokFri 4:48 AM1140 km709 miles616 nmNorth N
DarwinFri 5:18 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliFri 4:48 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoFri 3:48 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloFri 3:48 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmWest-northwest WNW
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