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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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 60' North, Longitude: 127° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.14 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"995.70 miwest0° 10' 30.4"12.04 misouth995.99 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.2"763.96 mieast4° 22' 17.8"300.42 misouth824.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoTue 12:46 AM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroTue 12:46 AM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 12:46 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouthwest SW
Marawi CityTue 12:46 AM305 km190 miles165 nmWest W
Cebu CityTue 12:46 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
BacolodTue 12:46 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zamboanga CityTue 12:46 AM563 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
Iloilo CityTue 12:46 AM577 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoTue 12:46 AM760 km472 miles411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 1:46 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth S
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