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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 14' North, Longitude: 146° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.3"995.04 miwest0° 10' 26.9"11.97 misouth995.33 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.9"763.47 mieast4° 21' 11.1"299.13 misouth823.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 1:26 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanTue 1:26 AM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth N
PalikirTue 2:26 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmEast E
MelekeokTue 12:26 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest W
JayapuraTue 12:26 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariTue 12:26 AM1727 km1073 miles932 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyTue 1:26 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmSouth S
YarenTue 3:26 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 2:26 AM2444 km1518 miles1319 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 3:26 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmEast-northeast ENE
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