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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 5:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 125° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.56 meters/second, 1571.6 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.27 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.3"976.40 miWest0° 10' 35.5"12.13 miNorth976.81 mi
24 hours12° 48' 59.1"866.04 miEast4° 28' 34.3"307.65 miNorth925.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangSun 1:00 PM315 km195 miles170 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiSun 2:00 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth N
SameSun 2:00 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth N
DiliSun 2:00 PM421 km261 miles227 nmNorth N
BaucauSun 2:00 PM445 km277 miles240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSun 1:00 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSun 2:30 PM590 km367 miles319 nmEast E
RabaSun 1:00 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariSun 1:00 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonSun 2:00 PM1005 km624 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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