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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' South, Longitude: 133° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 58.7"992.59 miwest0° 11' 42.0"13.40 minorth992.91 mi
24 hours12° 05' 23.9"828.59 mieast4° 45' 36.5"327.11 minorth894.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 2:50 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AmbonMon 2:20 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauMon 2:20 PM740 km460 miles400 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 2:20 PM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
SameMon 2:20 PM835 km519 miles451 nmWest W
DiliMon 2:20 PM837 km520 miles452 nmWest W
SuaiMon 2:20 PM883 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 2:20 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmNortheast NE
KendariMon 1:20 PM1249 km776 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 1:20 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorthwest NW
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