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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 15' North, Longitude: 144° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.15 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.5"982.25 miwest0° 09' 08.3"10.47 misouth982.58 mi
24 hours11° 13' 00.4"758.30 mieast3° 54' 54.1"269.10 misouth809.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 12:46 AM136 km84 miles73 nmNorth N
SaipanMon 12:46 AM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokSun 11:46 PM1245 km773 miles672 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 1:46 AM1570 km975 miles848 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 11:46 PM1701 km1057 miles919 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 11:46 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 12:46 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSouth S
Wake IslandMon 2:46 AM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManadoSun 10:46 PM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 10:46 PM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmWest W
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