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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: 53%
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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 20:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 38' South
Longitude: 129° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.64 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.7"994.54 miwest0° 11' 14.5"12.88 misouth994.41 mi
24 hours12° 10' 58.7"835.32 mieast4° 19' 32.5"297.32 misouth881.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauSat 5:58 AM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliSat 5:58 AM426 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameSat 5:58 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSat 5:58 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 5:58 AM485 km301 miles262 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinSat 6:28 AM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangSat 4:58 AM691 km429 miles373 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeSat 4:58 AM855 km531 miles461 nmWest W
KendariSat 4:58 AM855 km531 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSat 5:58 AM914 km568 miles494 nmNortheast NE
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