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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 20' North
Longitude: 147° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 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"948.10 miwest0° 04' 00.1"4.59 minorth947.92 mi
24 hours11° 31' 23.8"752.33 mieast1° 11' 05.6"81.51 minorth753.97 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 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 7:50 PM693 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 8:50 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 6:50 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaMon 6:50 PM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 6:50 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 6:50 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 6:50 PM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 6:50 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:50 PM1951 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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