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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: 88%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 51' South, Longitude: 159° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.3"1004.94 miwest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 misouth1005.00 mi
24 hours11° 26' 14.7"791.10 mieast4° 37' 19.9"317.62 misouth851.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaThu 2:06 AM708 km440 miles382 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaThu 2:06 AM714 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoThu 3:06 AM841 km523 miles454 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 3:06 AM865 km537 miles467 nmNorth N
YarenThu 4:06 AM869 km540 miles469 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 3:06 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 4:06 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmEast E
MajuroThu 4:06 AM1607 km999 miles868 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyThu 2:06 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraThu 1:06 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmWest W

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