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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 148° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.52 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.4 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"0.03 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.0"940.43 miwest0° 01' 44.6"2.00 minorth940.34 mi
24 hours11° 40' 08.1"756.06 mieast0° 15' 28.2"17.74 minorth755.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 8:30 PM678 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaTue 8:30 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 9:30 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 10:30 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmEast E
YokohamaTue 7:30 PM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiTue 7:30 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaTue 7:30 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 7:30 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaTue 7:30 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuTue 7:30 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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