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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%

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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 49' North, Longitude: 134° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.1"988.02 miwest0° 09' 27.6"10.84 minorth987.82 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.9"748.62 mieast3° 29' 56.4"240.53 minorth781.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokFri 5:24 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth S
DavaoFri 4:24 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaFri 6:24 PM1137 km707 miles614 nmEast-northeast ENE
General SantosFri 4:24 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 5:24 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmSouth S
ManadoFri 4:24 PM1497 km930 miles809 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonFri 4:24 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaFri 4:24 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraFri 5:24 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloFri 4:24 PM1714 km1065 miles926 nmSouthwest SW

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