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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 5:46:00 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: 87%

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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 10' South, Longitude: 135° 10' 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"1004.73 miWest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 miSouth1004.78 mi
24 hours11° 27' 31.0"792.44 miEast4° 36' 58.1"317.18 miSouth852.16 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 AM128 km80 miles69 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraThu 2:46 AM634 km394 miles342 nmEast-southeast ESE
AmbonThu 2:46 AM827 km514 miles446 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiThu 2:46 AM873 km543 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
TernateThu 2:46 AM894 km555 miles483 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokThu 2:46 AM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth N
ManadoThu 1:46 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinThu 3:16 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliThu 2:46 AM1341 km834 miles724 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloThu 1:46 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmWest W

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