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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: 93%
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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 03' North
Longitude: 152° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.69 meters/second, 1518.1 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"943.07 miwest0° 03' 00.7"3.46 misouth943.22 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.0"758.72 mieast1° 38' 10.6"112.56 misouth770.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:52 PM891 km554 miles481 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 9:52 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 11:52 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmEast E
PalikirThu 10:52 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 8:52 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 8:52 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 8:52 PM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 8:52 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 8:52 PM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 8:52 PM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmNorthwest NW
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