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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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 60' South
Longitude: 120° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.35 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.71 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.0"942.27 miwest0° 05' 32.2"6.35 misouth942.03 mi
24 hours14° 35' 33.2"954.55 mieast1° 35' 47.6"109.83 misouth956.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeTue 8:16 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNortheast NE
DiliTue 9:16 AM1271 km789 miles686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 8:16 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 9:46 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsTue 9:46 AM1464 km909 miles790 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalangTue 7:16 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmNorthwest NW
PerthTue 8:16 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarTue 8:16 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmNorth N
SurabayaTue 7:16 AM1555 km967 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaTue 9:01 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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