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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' North, Longitude: 158° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.9"994.68 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth994.97 mi
24 hours11° 09' 08.0"763.22 mieast4° 20' 30.0"298.34 misouth822.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaTue 1:36 AM160 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 1:36 AM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 2:36 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 2:36 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 2:36 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaTue 12:36 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 2:36 AM1777 km1104 miles959 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 1:36 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 11:36 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 12:36 AM2339 km1454 miles1263 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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