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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: 24%

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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 56' North, Longitude: 138° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"1004.46 miwest0° 11' 37.4"13.31 minorth1004.49 mi
24 hours11° 10' 35.9"772.71 mieast4° 30' 04.3"309.31 minorth830.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 3:34 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariWed 3:34 PM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokWed 3:34 PM773 km480 miles418 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaWed 4:34 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoWed 2:34 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest W
Port MoresbyWed 4:34 PM1562 km971 miles844 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoWed 2:34 PM1575 km978 miles850 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosWed 2:34 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloWed 2:34 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest W
DarwinWed 4:04 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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