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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 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 34' North
Longitude: 131° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.42 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"940.20 miwest0° 01' 37.9"1.87 minorth940.12 mi
24 hours11° 40' 25.6"756.21 mieast0° 12' 46.7"14.65 minorth755.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiTue 7:40 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaTue 8:40 PM1229 km764 miles663 nmNorth N
QuezonTue 7:40 PM1325 km824 miles716 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaTue 7:40 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoTue 8:40 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorth N
FoochowTue 7:40 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaTue 8:40 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
MelekeokTue 8:40 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KitakyushuTue 8:40 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth N
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 9:40 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmEast-southeast ESE
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