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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 11:52:00 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: 88%

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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 140° 60' 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"938.57 miWest0° 00' 41.5"0.79 miSouth938.61 mi
24 hours11° 43' 24.4"758.32 miEast0° 43' 23.0"49.74 miSouth761.73 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 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 9:52 PM902 km560 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HamamatsuWed 8:52 PM1576 km980 miles851 nmNorth N
ShizuokaWed 8:52 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 8:52 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OsakaWed 8:52 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 8:52 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
KawasakiWed 8:52 PM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNorth N
KobeWed 8:52 PM1644 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 8:52 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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