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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: 73%
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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 23' North
Longitude: 134° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.79 meters/second, 1525.7 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 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' 23.5"947.76 miwest0° 03' 55.6"4.50 minorth947.58 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.5"752.47 mieast1° 09' 15.9"79.42 minorth753.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 8:40 PM1235 km767 miles667 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 7:40 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmSouth S
KagoshimaMon 7:40 PM1422 km883 miles768 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiMon 6:40 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 7:40 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonMon 6:40 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 6:40 PM1575 km979 miles850 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaMon 7:40 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuMon 7:40 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 7:40 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
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