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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: 64%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' North, Longitude: 138° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.20 meters/second, 1545.1 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.4"959.90 miwest0° 06' 02.0"6.92 minorth959.66 mi
24 hours11° 19' 54.0"748.59 mieast2° 02' 01.9"139.89 minorth757.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 7:40 PM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanSun 7:40 PM846 km526 miles457 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokSun 6:40 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoSun 5:40 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSun 5:40 PM1849 km1149 miles999 nmWest W
ManilaSun 5:40 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest W
KumamotoSun 6:40 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNorth-northwest NNW
General SantosSun 5:40 PM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiSun 5:40 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-northwest WNW
HamamatsuSun 6:40 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
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