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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' North, Longitude: 141° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 05.4"995.27 miwest0° 10' 27.8"11.99 misouth995.55 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.6"763.63 mieast4° 21' 28.6"299.48 misouth823.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 1:46 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokTue 12:46 AM772 km480 miles417 nmWest W
SaipanTue 1:46 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraTue 12:46 AM1188 km738 miles642 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 12:46 AM1303 km809 miles703 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoMon 11:46 PM1768 km1098 miles954 nmWest W
General SantosMon 11:46 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmWest W
PalikirTue 2:46 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmEast E
ManadoMon 11:46 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 1:46 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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