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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 3:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 49' North, Longitude: 153° 01' East

The ground speed is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 kilometres/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.8"1003.17 miWest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 miSouth1003.36 mi
24 hours11° 12' 54.7"774.05 miEast4° 35' 33.7"315.56 miSouth837.05 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoWed 1:46 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirWed 2:46 AM666 km414 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaWed 2:46 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 1:46 AM1403 km871 miles757 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraWed 12:46 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 1:46 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 3:46 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 2:46 AM1655 km1028 miles893 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroWed 3:46 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast E
MelekeokWed 12:46 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmWest-northwest WNW

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