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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: 88%

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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 140° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.5"938.64 miwest0° 00' 41.6"0.80 misouth938.67 mi
24 hours11° 43' 24.4"758.37 mieast0° 43' 25.5"49.79 misouth761.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 9:52 PM815 km506 miles440 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 9:52 PM915 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HamamatsuWed 8:52 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
ShizuokaWed 8:52 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 8:52 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OsakaWed 8:52 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 8:52 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth N
KobeWed 8:52 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiWed 8:52 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth N
NagoyaWed 8:52 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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