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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: 72%
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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 18' North
Longitude: 151° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.9"948.24 miwest0° 04' 01.9"4.62 minorth948.06 mi
24 hours11° 31' 15.1"752.27 mieast1° 11' 49.4"82.35 minorth753.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 7:30 PM795 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 7:30 PM998 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 8:30 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandMon 9:30 PM1551 km964 miles838 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 6:30 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:30 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 6:30 PM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmWest-southwest WSW
NagoyaMon 6:30 PM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaMon 6:30 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 6:30 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNorthwest NW
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