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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: 11%
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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 36' South
Longitude: 132° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.43 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.53 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 49.0"931.26 miwest0° 02' 11.3"2.51 misouth931.15 mi
24 hours14° 59' 58.4"971.33 mieast0° 10' 24.5"11.94 misouth970.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 9:56 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsWed 9:56 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinWed 9:56 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaWed 9:11 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsWed 10:26 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliWed 9:26 AM1546 km960 miles835 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Wed 10:56 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyWed 10:26 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 8:26 AM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 9:26 AM2171 km1349 miles1173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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