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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 3:16:00 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: 94%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 15:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 55' North, Longitude: 160° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.45 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.2 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"1003.06 miWest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 miSouth1003.25 mi
24 hours11° 12' 44.6"773.77 miEast4° 35' 23.5"315.36 miSouth836.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 2:16 AM408 km253 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
KoloniaWed 2:16 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 3:16 AM888 km552 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 3:16 AM1279 km795 miles691 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 3:16 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 2:16 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 3:16 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HagåtñaWed 1:16 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyWed 1:16 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 12:16 AM2292 km1424 miles1237 nmWest-southwest WSW

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