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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 48' North, Longitude: 121° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.48 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.1"998.65 miwest0° 10' 41.4"12.24 minorth998.54 mi
24 hours11° 00' 39.1"756.30 mieast4° 02' 57.8"278.29 minorth802.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Isabela CityThu 4:34 PM83 km52 miles45 nmEast E
Zamboanga CityThu 4:34 PM95 km59 miles51 nmEast E
Marawi CityThu 4:34 PM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cagayan de OroThu 4:34 PM422 km262 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto PrincesaThu 4:34 PM425 km264 miles229 nmNorthwest NW
General SantosThu 4:34 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast E
Iloilo CityThu 4:34 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BacolodThu 4:34 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cebu CityThu 4:34 PM485 km302 miles262 nmNortheast NE
DavaoThu 4:34 PM486 km302 miles263 nmEast E

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