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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 5:46:00 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: 97%

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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' North, Longitude: 112° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 kilometres/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 06.1"996.06 miWest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 miSouth996.34 mi
24 hours11° 09' 06.8"764.23 miEast4° 23' 04.8"301.29 miSouth824.50 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala BelaitTue 1:46 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongTue 1:46 AM392 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriTue 1:46 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 1:46 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
Kota KinabaluTue 1:46 AM416 km258 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
Phan ThiếtTue 12:46 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
SibuTue 1:46 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
Nha TrangTue 12:46 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
SarikeiTue 1:46 AM645 km401 miles348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaTue 1:46 AM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE

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