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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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 134° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.34 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 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' 57.0"975.98 miwest0° 10' 33.0"12.09 minorth976.39 mi
24 hours12° 50' 15.1"867.15 mieast4° 27' 50.5"306.83 minorth926.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 1:50 PM428 km266 miles231 nmWest W
Tennant CreekSun 1:50 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth S
BaucauSun 1:20 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliSun 1:20 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 1:50 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouth S
JayapuraSun 1:20 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsSun 2:20 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSun 1:20 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySun 2:20 PM1396 km868 miles754 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarSun 12:20 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
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