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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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 47' North
Longitude: 150° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 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"1003.28 miwest0° 11' 17.2"12.93 misouth1003.47 mi
24 hours11° 12' 58.6"774.21 mieast4° 35' 37.5"315.65 misouth837.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 2:56 AM936 km582 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 1:56 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraWed 12:56 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 1:56 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokWed 12:56 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 2:56 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariWed 12:56 AM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenWed 3:56 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 3:56 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmEast E
CairnsWed 1:56 AM2344 km1456 miles1265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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