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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 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: 87%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 155° 31' 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"938.51 miWest0° 00' 35.7"0.68 miSouth938.55 mi
24 hours11° 43' 24.3"758.27 miEast0° 41' 03.8"47.08 miSouth761.42 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 PM1177 km731 miles636 nmEast E
HagåtñaWed 8:52 PM1401 km871 miles756 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 9:52 PM1562 km970 miles843 nmSouth S
YokohamaWed 7:52 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 7:52 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroWed 10:52 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaWed 7:52 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 7:52 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 7:52 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorthwest NW
KobeWed 7:52 PM2519 km1566 miles1360 nmNorthwest NW

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