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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:46:00 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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' South, Longitude: 164° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"1004.90 miWest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 miSouth1004.96 mi
24 hours11° 25' 58.7"790.75 miEast4° 37' 24.2"317.67 miSouth850.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 3:46 AM301 km187 miles162 nmEast E
TarawaThu 3:46 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 2:46 AM1068 km663 miles577 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 2:46 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 3:46 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiThu 3:46 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaThu 2:46 AM1929 km1199 miles1041 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 1:46 AM2118 km1316 miles1143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 3:46 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmEast E
Wake IslandThu 3:46 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth N

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