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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 132° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.72 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 24' 20.9"942.73 miWest0° 05' 38.6"6.47 miSouth942.48 mi
24 hours14° 34' 17.0"953.56 miEast1° 38' 36.5"113.05 miSouth955.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekTue 8:56 AM154 km96 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
Alice SpringsTue 8:56 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth S
DarwinTue 8:56 AM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsTue 9:26 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmEast E
DiliTue 8:26 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaTue 8:11 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyTue 9:26 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Tue 9:56 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraTue 8:26 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariTue 8:26 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth N

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