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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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' North, Longitude: 144° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.92 meters/second, 1601.7 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"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.3"995.19 miwest0° 10' 27.4"11.98 misouth995.48 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.8"763.58 mieast4° 21' 20.4"299.32 misouth823.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 1:36 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth N
SaipanTue 1:36 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokTue 12:36 AM1039 km645 miles561 nmWest W
JayapuraTue 12:36 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariTue 12:36 AM1492 km927 miles805 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 2:36 AM1568 km974 miles847 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 1:36 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmSouth S
ManadoMon 11:36 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 11:36 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraTue 2:36 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmSoutheast SE
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