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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 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 13' North
Longitude: 157° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.93 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.8"975.00 miwest0° 07' 58.8"9.14 minorth974.75 mi
24 hours11° 07' 57.7"746.61 mieast2° 51' 31.3"196.57 minorth767.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSat 6:36 PM817 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSat 7:36 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaSat 5:36 PM1330 km827 miles718 nmWest W
MajuroSat 7:36 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 7:36 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 7:36 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSat 4:36 PM2558 km1590 miles1381 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 4:36 PM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraSat 6:36 PM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySat 5:36 PM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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