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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%

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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' North, Longitude: 135° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.80 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"947.70 miWest0° 03' 55.8"4.51 miNorth947.52 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.0"752.41 miEast1° 09' 18.4"79.46 miNorth753.89 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 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 7:40 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmSouth S
KagoshimaMon 7:40 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiMon 6:40 PM1544 km960 miles834 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 7:40 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonMon 6:40 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 6:40 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaMon 7:40 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuMon 7:40 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 7:40 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N

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