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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 07:46:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 14' North, Longitude: 154° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.89 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.7"974.84 miwest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 minorth974.60 mi
24 hours11° 08' 01.2"746.56 mieast2° 51' 15.6"196.26 minorth767.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSat 6:46 PM886 km550 miles478 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SaipanSat 5:46 PM989 km615 miles534 nmWest W
HagåtñaSat 5:46 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest W
Wake IslandSat 7:46 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSat 7:46 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 7:46 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSat 4:46 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 4:46 PM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 7:46 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSat 6:46 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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