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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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: 135° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.33 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.27 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.9"975.90 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.09 minorth976.30 mi
24 hours12° 50' 17.2"867.12 mieast4° 27' 49.2"306.79 minorth925.97 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 PM457 km284 miles247 nmWest W
Tennant CreekSun 1:50 PM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
DiliSun 1:20 PM1123 km698 miles607 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 1:50 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 2:20 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 1:20 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSun 1:20 PM1288 km800 miles696 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySun 2:20 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarSun 12:20 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 12:20 PM1913 km1188 miles1033 nmNorthwest NW

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