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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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 59' South, Longitude: 130° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.4"998.56 miwest0° 11' 20.2"12.99 misouth998.47 mi
24 hours11° 52' 45.1"817.28 mieast4° 23' 20.8"301.65 misouth867.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonFri 3:50 AM392 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauFri 3:50 AM560 km348 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliFri 3:50 AM651 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameFri 3:50 AM667 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 3:50 AM668 km415 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinFri 4:20 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSouth S
SuaiFri 3:50 AM721 km448 miles390 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiFri 3:50 AM830 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateFri 3:50 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangFri 2:50 AM927 km576 miles501 nmWest-southwest WSW
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