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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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 03' North
Longitude: 150° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.72 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 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' 43.1"943.12 miwest0° 03' 01.8"3.47 misouth943.27 mi
24 hours11° 40' 23.5"758.71 mieast1° 38' 32.8"112.98 misouth770.88 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 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
Guam (Hagåtña)Thu 10:02 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 11:02 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandFri 12:02 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast E
YokohamaThu 9:02 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 9:02 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 9:02 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 9:02 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 9:02 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokThu 9:02 PM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmSouthwest SW
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