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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' North, Longitude: 147° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.6"948.04 miWest0° 04' 00.2"4.59 miNorth947.86 mi
24 hours11° 31' 23.3"752.27 miEast1° 11' 08.2"81.55 miNorth753.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 7:50 PM486 km302 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 7:50 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 8:50 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 6:50 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaMon 6:50 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 6:50 PM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 6:50 PM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 6:50 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:50 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 6:50 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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