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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 9:34:00 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: 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 00' North, Longitude: 117° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.48 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.6 miles/hour or 858.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.46 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.0"987.41 miWest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 miNorth987.20 mi
24 hours11° 01' 17.8"748.41 miEast3° 28' 09.0"238.48 miNorth780.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaFri 5:34 PM181 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
OlongapoFri 5:34 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManilaFri 5:34 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
MakatiFri 5:34 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
Iloilo CityFri 5:34 PM534 km332 miles289 nmEast E
QuezonFri 5:34 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNortheast NE
AngelesFri 5:34 PM555 km345 miles300 nmNortheast NE
MabalacatFri 5:34 PM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BacolodFri 5:34 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast E
Kota KinabaluFri 5:34 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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