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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: 8%
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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 51' South
Longitude: 135° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.70 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.0"992.49 miwest0° 11' 41.7"13.40 minorth992.81 mi
24 hours12° 05' 39.7"828.83 mieast4° 45' 33.4"327.05 minorth894.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 2:40 PM726 km451 miles392 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariMon 2:10 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraMon 2:10 PM819 km509 miles442 nmNortheast NE
AmbonMon 2:10 PM936 km582 miles506 nmWest-northwest WNW
BaucauMon 2:10 PM1005 km624 miles543 nmWest W
DiliMon 2:10 PM1102 km685 miles595 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 3:10 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmEast E
CairnsMon 3:10 PM1497 km930 miles809 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoMon 1:10 PM1575 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloMon 1:10 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest-northwest WNW
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