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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 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 43' North
Longitude: 145° 29' 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"1003.35 miwest0° 11' 17.7"12.93 misouth1003.53 mi
24 hours11° 13' 05.5"774.40 mieast4° 35' 44.2"315.78 misouth837.40 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 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 2:16 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 1:16 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 1:16 AM1367 km850 miles738 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 3:16 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyWed 2:16 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth S
HoniaraWed 3:16 AM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsWed 2:16 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 12:16 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmWest W
DarwinWed 1:46 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmSouthwest SW
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