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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 10' South, Longitude: 134° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.20 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 42.0"1004.80 miwest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 misouth1004.85 mi
24 hours11° 27' 32.0"792.51 mieast4° 36' 57.8"317.20 misouth852.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariThu 2:46 AM99 km62 miles54 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraThu 2:46 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-southeast ESE
AmbonThu 2:46 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiThu 2:46 AM844 km525 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
TernateThu 2:46 AM865 km537 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokThu 2:46 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth N
ManadoThu 1:46 AM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliThu 2:46 AM1318 km819 miles711 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinThu 3:16 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloThu 1:46 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmWest W
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