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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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 147° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.18 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"980.02 miwest0° 10' 15.2"11.75 misouth979.78 mi
24 hours12° 55' 31.6"874.98 mieast3° 47' 39.9"260.87 misouth906.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbySun 6:34 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth N
LaeSun 6:34 AM572 km355 miles309 nmNorth N
CairnsSun 6:34 AM580 km361 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraSun 5:34 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 7:34 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast E
DarwinSun 6:04 AM1792 km1113 miles968 nmWest W
BrisbaneSun 6:34 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariSun 5:34 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 6:04 AM1930 km1200 miles1042 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaSun 7:34 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmEast-southeast ESE

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