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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: 33%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 26' North, Longitude: 150° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.2"999.34 miwest0° 10' 46.8"12.35 minorth999.24 mi
24 hours11° 01' 00.0"757.24 mieast4° 05' 24.2"281.08 minorth804.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoThu 4:34 PM204 km127 miles110 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 5:34 PM871 km542 miles471 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 4:34 PM988 km614 miles533 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraThu 3:34 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 3:34 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 4:34 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmSouth S
ManokwariThu 3:34 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 6:34 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 5:34 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 6:34 PM2270 km1410 miles1226 nmNortheast NE
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