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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 = Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:50:00 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: 79%

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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 59' South, Longitude: 131° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.2 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' 51.5"998.50 miWest0° 11' 20.3"12.98 miSouth998.41 mi
24 hours11° 52' 43.7"817.21 miEast4° 23' 21.8"301.65 miSouth867.28 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 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauFri 3:50 AM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 3:50 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 3:50 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameFri 3:50 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinFri 4:20 AM718 km446 miles387 nmSouth S
SuaiFri 3:50 AM747 km464 miles404 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiFri 3:50 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateFri 3:50 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangFri 2:50 AM953 km592 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW

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