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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 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 28' North
Longitude: 117° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.58 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.1"947.29 miwest0° 03' 49.4"4.39 minorth947.11 mi
24 hours11° 32' 15.5"752.66 mieast1° 06' 41.9"76.47 minorth753.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 7:50 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSoutheast SE
ShantouMon 7:50 PM453 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KaohsiungMon 7:50 PM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonMon 7:50 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongMon 7:50 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
Tarlac CityMon 7:50 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShenzhenMon 7:50 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
MabalacatMon 7:50 PM545 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AngelesMon 7:50 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
XiamenMon 7:50 PM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth N
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