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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 21' North
Longitude: 156° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.75 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 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' 05.1"994.82 miwest0° 10' 25.2"11.94 misouth995.11 mi
24 hours11° 09' 07.6"763.32 mieast4° 20' 38.5"298.52 misouth822.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 1:46 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
KoloniaTue 1:46 AM276 km171 miles149 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 12:46 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 2:46 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 2:46 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmNortheast NE
MajuroTue 2:46 AM1668 km1036 miles900 nmEast E
HoniaraTue 1:46 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 2:46 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraMon 11:46 PM2093 km1300 miles1130 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyTue 12:46 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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