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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:36:00 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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' North, Longitude: 158° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.9"994.67 miWest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 miSouth994.96 mi
24 hours11° 09' 08.0"763.21 miEast4° 20' 29.0"298.32 miSouth822.71 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 AM170 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 1:36 AM177 km110 miles95 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 2:36 AM1334 km829 miles721 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 2:36 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 2:36 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaTue 12:36 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 2:36 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 1:36 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 11:36 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 12:36 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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