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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' North, Longitude: 140° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 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"947.84 miwest0° 03' 57.5"4.54 minorth947.66 mi
24 hours11° 31' 36.3"752.35 mieast1° 10' 02.4"80.30 minorth753.90 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 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaMon 8:20 PM822 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 7:20 PM1438 km893 miles776 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuMon 7:20 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorth N
ShizuokaMon 7:20 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
OsakaMon 7:20 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoMon 7:20 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeMon 7:20 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 7:20 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmNorth N
YokohamaMon 7:20 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth N
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