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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 08:34:00 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: 54%

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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 20' North, Longitude: 143° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.0"974.37 miwest0° 07' 54.8"9.07 minorth974.12 mi
24 hours11° 08' 20.5"746.57 mieast2° 49' 50.0"194.63 minorth766.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSat 6:34 PM188 km117 miles102 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanSat 6:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokSat 5:34 PM1209 km751 miles653 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 7:34 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSat 5:34 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmSouth S
ManokwariSat 5:34 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaSat 5:34 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth N
OsakaSat 5:34 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 5:34 PM2392 km1486 miles1291 nmNorth N
NagoyaSat 5:34 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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