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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: 80%
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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' North
Longitude: 155° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.3"940.52 miwest0° 01' 47.2"2.05 minorth940.43 mi
24 hours11° 40' 01.0"756.00 mieast0° 16' 32.6"18.97 minorth755.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 10:02 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 8:02 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 9:02 PM1529 km950 miles826 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 10:02 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaTue 7:02 PM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 7:02 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaTue 7:02 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaTue 7:02 PM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoTue 7:02 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorthwest NW
KobeTue 7:02 PM2552 km1585 miles1378 nmNorthwest NW
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