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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 6:36:00 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 160° 50' 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"16.48 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"988.95 miWest0° 09' 33.8"10.96 miNorth988.76 mi
24 hours11° 00' 46.8"748.99 miEast3° 32' 40.4"243.65 miNorth783.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:36 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 5:36 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 6:36 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 6:36 PM1221 km759 miles659 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 6:36 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 6:36 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 4:36 PM1781 km1106 miles961 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:36 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 3:36 PM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 4:36 PM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmSouthwest SW

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