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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: 43%
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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 32' North
Longitude: 161° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"989.03 miwest0° 09' 33.9"10.96 minorth988.83 mi
24 hours11° 00' 46.7"749.04 mieast3° 32' 41.8"243.69 minorth783.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:34 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 5:34 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 6:34 PM1140 km709 miles616 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 6:34 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 6:34 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 6:34 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 4:34 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:34 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyFri 4:34 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 6:34 PM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmEast-southeast ESE
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