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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 4:16:00 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 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 43' North, Longitude: 145° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 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' 05.5"1003.27 miWest0° 11' 17.6"12.93 miSouth1003.46 mi
24 hours11° 13' 05.2"774.33 miEast4° 35' 43.8"315.75 miSouth837.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 1:16 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 2:16 AM1084 km674 miles586 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 1:16 AM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 1:16 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 3:16 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyWed 2:16 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmSouth S
HoniaraWed 3:16 AM2144 km1333 miles1158 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsWed 2:16 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 12:16 AM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmWest W
YarenWed 4:16 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmEast E

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