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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 4:06:00 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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 45' North, Longitude: 148° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.53 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 05.6"1003.24 miWest0° 11' 17.4"12.93 miSouth1003.43 mi
24 hours11° 13' 01.6"774.24 miEast4° 35' 40.5"315.69 miSouth837.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 1:06 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 2:06 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirWed 3:06 AM1161 km722 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyWed 2:06 AM1464 km910 miles791 nmSouth S
MelekeokWed 1:06 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 1:06 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraWed 3:06 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 4:06 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsWed 2:06 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 4:06 AM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmEast E

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