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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 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 56' North
Longitude: 162° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.44 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 11.2"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"1003.10 miwest0° 11' 16.0"12.90 misouth1003.29 mi
24 hours11° 12' 41.7"773.74 mieast4° 35' 20.4"315.32 misouth836.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolWed 2:06 AM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoloniaWed 2:06 AM575 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirWed 2:06 AM577 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 3:06 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 3:06 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 3:06 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 2:06 AM1504 km934 miles812 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 3:06 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guam (Hagåtña)Wed 1:06 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyWed 1:06 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmSouthwest SW
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