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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 59' North, Longitude: 118° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.62 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.2"983.25 miwest0° 09' 15.1"10.60 misouth983.58 mi
24 hours11° 12' 30.2"758.48 mieast3° 57' 15.3"271.77 misouth810.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaMon 12:38 AM258 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OlongapoMon 12:38 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
MakatiMon 12:38 AM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
ManilaMon 12:38 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNortheast NE
QuezonMon 12:38 AM443 km276 miles239 nmNortheast NE
AngelesMon 12:38 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
MabalacatMon 12:38 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
Tarlac CityMon 12:38 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNortheast NE
Iloilo CityMon 12:38 AM512 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
BacolodMon 12:38 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
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