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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 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 40' South
Longitude: 126° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.61 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.1"994.46 miwest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 misouth994.32 mi
24 hours12° 11' 15.7"835.58 mieast4° 19' 22.6"297.13 misouth882.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauSat 6:08 AM101 km63 miles55 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 6:08 AM177 km110 miles95 nmSouthwest SW
SameSat 6:08 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouthwest SW
SuaiSat 6:08 AM258 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
KupangSat 5:08 AM458 km285 miles247 nmSouthwest SW
AmbonSat 6:08 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 5:08 AM592 km368 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariSat 5:08 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSat 6:38 AM684 km425 miles369 nmSoutheast SE
MakassarSat 5:08 AM875 km544 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
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