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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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 39' North
Longitude: 140° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 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 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.4"1003.41 miwest0° 11' 18.1"12.94 misouth1003.60 mi
24 hours11° 13' 12.6"774.59 mieast4° 35' 50.7"315.90 misouth837.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 1:36 AM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth S
MelekeokWed 1:36 AM790 km491 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 1:36 AM886 km550 miles478 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 2:36 AM1177 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyWed 2:36 AM1621 km1008 miles876 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoWed 12:36 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoWed 12:36 AM1773 km1101 miles957 nmWest W
PalikirWed 3:36 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloWed 12:36 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmWest W
DarwinWed 2:06 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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