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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 8:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 54' South, Longitude: 127° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 35.9"1003.53 miWest0° 11' 37.5"13.31 miSouth1003.53 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.2"799.88 miEast4° 35' 57.7"316.04 miSouth857.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonFri 5:18 AM103 km64 miles56 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SofifiFri 5:18 AM403 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
TernateFri 5:18 AM410 km254 miles221 nmNorth N
ManadoFri 4:18 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariFri 4:18 AM586 km364 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
BaucauFri 5:18 AM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloFri 4:18 AM640 km398 miles346 nmNorthwest NW
DiliFri 5:18 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SameFri 5:18 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariFri 5:18 AM744 km462 miles402 nmEast-northeast ENE

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