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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' North, Longitude: 141° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.94 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"995.19 miWest0° 10' 27.8"11.98 miSouth995.48 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.6"763.57 miEast4° 21' 27.7"299.44 miSouth823.37 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 AM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokTue 12:46 AM802 km498 miles433 nmWest W
SaipanTue 1:46 AM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraTue 12:46 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 12:46 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoMon 11:46 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmWest W
PalikirTue 2:46 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmEast E
General SantosMon 11:46 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmWest W
ManadoMon 11:46 PM2027 km1260 miles1094 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 1:46 AM2036 km1265 miles1100 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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