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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' North, Longitude: 157° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 misouth1003.36 mi
24 hours11° 12' 48.4"773.93 mieast4° 35' 27.3"315.46 misouth836.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 2:26 AM342 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
KoloniaWed 2:26 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenWed 3:26 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 2:26 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 3:26 AM1551 km964 miles837 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 3:26 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmEast E
HagåtñaWed 1:26 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyWed 1:26 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 3:26 AM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraWed 12:26 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
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