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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: 94%
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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 60' North
Longitude: 167° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.41 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.1"1003.03 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 misouth1003.22 mi
24 hours11° 12' 35.0"773.56 mieast4° 35' 13.1"315.19 misouth836.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 2:46 AM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 2:46 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNortheast NE
TarawaWed 2:46 AM697 km433 miles376 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirWed 1:46 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandWed 2:46 AM1692 km1052 miles914 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 1:46 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 2:46 AM1855 km1152 miles1001 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 2:46 AM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 1:46 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 12:46 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSouthwest SW
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