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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 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° 02' 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"999.40 miwest0° 10' 46.6"12.35 minorth999.30 mi
24 hours11° 00' 59.7"757.29 mieast4° 05' 22.9"281.08 minorth804.31 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 PM230 km143 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 5:34 PM901 km560 miles487 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 4:34 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraThu 3:34 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 3:34 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 4:34 PM1786 km1109 miles964 nmSouth S
ManokwariThu 3:34 PM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 6:34 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 5:34 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 6:34 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
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