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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: 53%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 12' North
Longitude: 159° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.9"975.09 miwest0° 07' 59.5"9.16 minorth974.85 mi
24 hours11° 07' 53.7"746.61 mieast2° 51' 49.1"196.91 minorth767.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSat 6:26 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 7:26 PM951 km591 miles514 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSat 7:26 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast-southeast ESE
Guam (Hagåtña)Sat 5:26 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmWest W
YarenSat 7:26 PM1824 km1134 miles985 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 7:26 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSat 6:26 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth S
MelekeokSat 4:26 PM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayFri 8:26 PM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 5:26 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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