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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 15:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 54' North
Longitude: 160° 01' 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"1003.14 miwest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 misouth1003.33 mi
24 hours11° 12' 45.0"773.84 mieast4° 35' 23.9"315.39 misouth836.83 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 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoloniaWed 2:16 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 3:16 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 3:16 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 3:16 AM1470 km913 miles794 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 2:16 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 3:16 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guam (Hagåtña)Wed 1:16 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyWed 1:16 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 12:16 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-southwest WSW
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