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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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' North, Longitude: 159° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.9"994.73 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth995.02 mi
24 hours11° 09' 08.1"763.26 mieast4° 20' 28.3"298.33 misouth822.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaTue 1:34 AM181 km112 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 1:34 AM188 km117 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 2:34 AM1317 km819 miles711 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 2:34 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 2:34 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HagåtñaTue 12:34 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 2:34 AM1729 km1074 miles933 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 1:34 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 11:34 PM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 12:34 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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