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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2:46:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 16' North, Longitude: 145° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.14 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' 48.4"982.17 miWest0° 09' 08.3"10.47 miSouth982.50 mi
24 hours11° 13' 00.7"758.24 miEast3° 54' 52.6"269.05 miSouth809.28 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 AM142 km88 miles77 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanMon 12:46 AM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 11:46 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 1:46 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 11:46 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 11:46 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 12:46 AM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmSouth S
Wake IslandMon 2:46 AM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManadoSun 10:46 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaSun 11:46 PM2631 km1635 miles1420 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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