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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: 87%

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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 59' South, Longitude: 149° 26' 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"1004.89 miwest0° 11' 36.8"13.30 misouth1004.94 mi
24 hours11° 26' 45.2"791.66 mieast4° 37' 11.6"317.46 misouth851.64 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 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaThu 2:46 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaThu 2:46 AM895 km556 miles483 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyThu 2:46 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 1:46 AM986 km613 miles532 nmWest W
PalikirThu 3:46 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 3:46 AM1494 km928 miles807 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 2:46 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariThu 1:46 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest W
CairnsThu 2:46 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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