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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: 87%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 155° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.58 miwest0° 00' 35.8"0.69 misouth938.61 mi
24 hours11° 43' 24.3"758.32 mieast0° 41' 06.3"47.13 misouth761.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 10:52 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmEast E
HagåtñaWed 8:52 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 9:52 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaWed 7:52 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 7:52 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroWed 10:52 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaWed 7:52 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 7:52 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 7:52 PM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmNorthwest NW
KobeWed 7:52 PM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmNorthwest NW
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