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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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 41' North
Longitude: 143° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.56 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' 05.4"1003.38 miwest0° 11' 17.9"12.94 misouth1003.57 mi
24 hours11° 13' 09.0"774.49 mieast4° 35' 47.5"315.84 misouth837.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 1:26 AM736 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokWed 1:26 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmWest-northwest WNW
Guam (Hagåtña)Wed 2:26 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth N
ManokwariWed 1:26 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 2:26 AM1523 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 3:26 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoWed 12:26 AM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoWed 12:26 AM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmWest W
DarwinWed 1:56 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsWed 2:26 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth S
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