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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 49' North, Longitude: 152° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 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"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.8"1003.24 miwest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 misouth1003.43 mi
24 hours11° 12' 55.2"774.12 mieast4° 35' 34.1"315.59 misouth837.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 2:46 AM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 1:46 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraWed 12:46 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 1:46 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 3:46 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 2:46 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokWed 12:46 AM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroWed 3:46 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast E
ManokwariWed 12:46 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 3:46 AM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmEast E
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