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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 12:02:00 PM.

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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: 93%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 150° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.71 meters/second, 1518.2 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"943.04 miWest0° 03' 01.6"3.47 miSouth943.20 mi
24 hours11° 40' 23.9"758.66 miEast1° 38' 30.4"112.93 miSouth770.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 10:02 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 10:02 PM937 km582 miles506 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 11:02 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandFri 12:02 AM1716 km1066 miles926 nmEast E
YokohamaThu 9:02 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 9:02 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 9:02 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 9:02 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokThu 9:02 PM2188 km1360 miles1181 nmSouthwest SW
KyotoThu 9:02 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorthwest NW

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