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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' North, Longitude: 146° 34' 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"948.09 miwest0° 03' 59.8"4.58 minorth947.91 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.6"752.33 mieast1° 11' 01.2"81.43 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 7:52 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 7:52 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokMon 6:52 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 8:52 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 6:52 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 6:52 PM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 6:52 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 6:52 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 6:52 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:52 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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