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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' North, Longitude: 153° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.78 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 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' 05.2"994.83 miwest0° 10' 25.6"11.94 misouth995.12 mi
24 hours11° 09' 07.5"763.32 mieast4° 20' 46.9"298.66 misouth822.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoTue 12:56 AM226 km141 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 1:56 AM516 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoloniaTue 1:56 AM519 km323 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 12:56 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 2:56 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandTue 2:56 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 11:56 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroTue 2:56 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmEast E
HoniaraTue 1:56 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 12:56 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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