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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: 81%

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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 144° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.49 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 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' 57.6"940.36 miwest0° 01' 42.8"1.96 minorth940.27 mi
24 hours11° 40' 13.2"756.10 mieast0° 14' 42.1"16.86 minorth755.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 8:50 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaTue 8:50 PM786 km488 miles424 nmSouth S
HamamatsuTue 7:50 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaTue 7:50 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaTue 7:50 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiTue 7:50 PM1714 km1065 miles926 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaTue 7:50 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 7:50 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokTue 7:50 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaTue 7:50 PM1766 km1097 miles953 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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