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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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 143° 34' 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"940.35 miwest0° 01' 42.6"1.96 minorth940.27 mi
24 hours11° 40' 13.7"756.11 mieast0° 14' 37.4"16.77 minorth755.69 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 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaTue 8:52 PM793 km492 miles428 nmSouth S
HamamatsuTue 7:52 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaTue 7:52 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaTue 7:52 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiTue 7:52 PM1703 km1058 miles920 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaTue 7:52 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 7:52 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokTue 7:52 PM1736 km1078 miles937 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaTue 7:52 PM1747 km1086 miles943 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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