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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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' North, Longitude: 130° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.73 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.80 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"947.56 miwest0° 03' 53.8"4.47 minorth947.38 mi
24 hours11° 31' 54.0"752.47 mieast1° 08' 32.0"78.57 minorth753.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiMon 7:00 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmNorthwest NW
QuezonMon 7:00 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 7:00 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmWest-southwest WSW
FoochowMon 7:00 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorthwest NW
KagoshimaMon 8:00 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
XiamenMon 7:00 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokMon 8:00 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoMon 7:00 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ShantouMon 7:00 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 8:00 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmNorth N

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