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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 7:40:00 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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 08' South, Longitude: 119° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.64 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.3"998.17 miWest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 miSouth998.08 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.0"818.14 miEast4° 22' 38.5"300.82 miSouth867.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakassarFri 3:40 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaFri 3:40 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth S
MamujuFri 3:40 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth N
EndeFri 3:40 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSoutheast SE
MataramFri 3:40 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
KendariFri 3:40 AM453 km281 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingarajaFri 3:40 AM490 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarFri 3:40 AM506 km315 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjarmasinFri 3:40 AM585 km363 miles316 nmWest-northwest WNW
PaluFri 3:40 AM587 km364 miles317 nmNorth N

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