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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 6:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 43%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 161° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.8 kilometres/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"988.97 miWest0° 09' 33.9"10.96 miNorth988.77 mi
24 hours11° 00' 46.6"748.99 miEast3° 32' 43.5"243.71 miNorth783.10 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:34 PM522 km324 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 5:34 PM529 km329 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
KwajaleinFri 6:34 PM732 km455 miles395 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandFri 6:34 PM1126 km699 miles608 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 6:34 PM1171 km727 miles632 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 6:34 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 6:34 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 4:34 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:34 PM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyFri 4:34 PM2707 km1682 miles1462 nmSouthwest SW

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