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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: 44%

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 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 42' North, Longitude: 146° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.93 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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"988.50 miwest0° 09' 30.3"10.89 minorth988.30 mi
24 hours11° 00' 56.8"748.83 mieast3° 31' 07.9"241.90 minorth782.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 5:36 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanFri 5:36 PM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth N
MelekeokFri 4:36 PM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 6:36 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 4:36 PM1577 km980 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariFri 4:36 PM1840 km1144 miles994 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 5:36 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 7:36 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManadoFri 3:36 PM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 7:36 PM2626 km1631 miles1418 nmEast-southeast ESE
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