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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 16:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 07' North, Longitude: 137° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.01 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.5"995.34 miwest0° 10' 28.7"12.00 misouth995.62 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.3"763.68 mieast4° 21' 44.2"299.76 misouth823.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaTue 2:06 AM195 km121 miles106 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokTue 1:06 AM273 km170 miles147 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 2:06 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariTue 1:06 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraTue 1:06 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 12:06 AM1264 km785 miles683 nmWest W
General SantosTue 12:06 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmWest W
ManadoTue 12:06 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloTue 12:06 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 12:06 AM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-northwest WNW
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