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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 22' North
Longitude: 139° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.0"947.90 miwest0° 03' 57.4"4.54 minorth947.71 mi
24 hours11° 31' 36.8"752.41 mieast1° 09' 59.8"80.26 minorth753.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 8:20 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSoutheast SE
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 8:20 PM840 km522 miles454 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 7:20 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuMon 7:20 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth N
ShizuokaMon 7:20 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth N
KumamotoMon 7:20 PM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 7:20 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeMon 7:20 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 7:20 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth N
KyotoMon 7:20 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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