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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: 79%

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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 55' South, Longitude: 135° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"998.70 miwest0° 11' 20.7"12.99 misouth998.61 mi
24 hours11° 52' 20.9"816.91 mieast4° 23' 37.8"301.98 misouth867.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariFri 3:30 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraFri 3:30 AM668 km415 miles361 nmNortheast NE
AmbonFri 3:30 AM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinFri 4:00 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
DiliFri 3:30 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 4:30 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoFri 2:30 AM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 3:30 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmNorth N
GorontaloFri 2:30 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 4:30 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSoutheast SE
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