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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' South, Longitude: 149° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.00 meters/second, 1569.6 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.26 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 26' 51.7"975.22 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth975.63 mi
24 hours12° 52' 12.9"868.77 mieast4° 26' 41.0"305.51 minorth927.19 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 1:20 PM418 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSun 1:20 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouthwest SW
LaeSun 1:20 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GizoSun 2:20 PM973 km605 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaSun 1:20 PM994 km617 miles537 nmNortheast NE
BukaSun 1:20 PM997 km619 miles538 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSun 2:20 PM1225 km761 miles661 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 12:20 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSun 1:20 PM1688 km1049 miles912 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSun 12:50 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmWest W
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