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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 10:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 143° 50' 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"940.29 miWest0° 01' 42.6"1.96 miNorth940.21 mi
24 hours11° 40' 13.4"756.05 miEast0° 14' 40.1"16.82 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 8:52 PM625 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaTue 8:52 PM788 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
HamamatsuTue 7:52 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaTue 7:52 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaTue 7:52 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiTue 7:52 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaTue 7:52 PM1721 km1070 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 7:52 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokTue 7:52 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaTue 7:52 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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