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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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 30' South
Longitude: 137° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.27 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.1"975.86 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.08 minorth976.26 mi
24 hours12° 50' 34.7"867.42 mieast4° 27' 39.0"306.62 minorth926.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 1:40 PM690 km429 miles373 nmWest W
Tennant CreekSun 1:40 PM854 km530 miles461 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 2:10 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySun 2:10 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 1:10 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSun 1:40 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 1:10 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 1:10 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 12:10 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSun 12:10 PM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmWest-northwest WNW
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