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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 = Friday, January 4, 2013 at 8:58:00 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: 53%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 20:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 38' South, Longitude: 129° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.65 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' 19.8"994.48 miWest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 miSouth994.35 mi
24 hours12° 10' 56.7"835.23 miEast4° 19' 33.7"297.32 miSouth881.84 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 AM358 km223 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliSat 5:58 AM455 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameSat 5:58 AM461 km286 miles249 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSat 5:58 AM463 km287 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 5:58 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinSat 6:28 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangSat 4:58 AM718 km446 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariSat 4:58 AM881 km548 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
EndeSat 4:58 AM886 km550 miles478 nmWest W
ManokwariSat 5:58 AM897 km558 miles484 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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