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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: 20%
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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 55' South
Longitude: 132° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 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' 20.7"942.78 miwest0° 05' 38.5"6.47 misouth942.54 mi
24 hours14° 34' 18.7"953.64 mieast1° 38' 32.7"112.99 misouth955.53 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 AM179 km111 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
Alice SpringsTue 8:56 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinTue 8:56 AM741 km460 miles400 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 8:26 AM1379 km857 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsTue 9:26 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmEast E
EuclaTue 8:11 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Tue 9:56 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 9:26 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariTue 8:26 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth N
JayapuraTue 8:26 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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