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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 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 132° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.39 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 57.6"976.03 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.10 minorth976.43 mi
24 hours12° 49' 57.6"866.85 mieast4° 28' 00.6"307.00 minorth925.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 2:00 PM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
KatherineSun 2:00 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth S
BaucauSun 1:30 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tennant CreekSun 2:00 PM814 km506 miles440 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SameSun 1:30 PM854 km531 miles461 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiSun 1:30 PM878 km546 miles474 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliSun 1:30 PM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-northwest WNW
KupangSun 12:30 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 2:00 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmSouth S
ManokwariSun 1:30 PM1290 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
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