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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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 58' South, Longitude: 149° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 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' 31.6"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.4"1004.82 miWest0° 11' 36.8"13.30 miSouth1004.88 mi
24 hours11° 26' 44.3"791.59 miEast4° 37' 11.9"317.44 miSouth851.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeThu 2:46 AM705 km438 miles381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaThu 2:46 AM740 km460 miles400 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaThu 2:46 AM873 km542 miles471 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyThu 2:46 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 1:46 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmWest W
PalikirThu 3:46 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 3:46 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 2:46 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariThu 1:46 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmWest W
CairnsThu 2:46 AM1816 km1128 miles981 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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