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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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 158° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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"988.93 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.94 minorth988.73 mi
24 hours11° 00' 48.6"749.00 mieast3° 32' 23.6"243.35 minorth782.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaFri 5:46 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 5:46 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 6:46 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 6:46 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaFri 4:46 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 6:46 PM1565 km973 miles845 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 6:46 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 5:46 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 3:46 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 4:46 PM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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