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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: 70%
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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 09' South
Longitude: 162° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.31 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.5"987.06 miwest0° 10' 32.0"12.07 misouth986.86 mi
24 hours12° 24' 07.5"844.55 mieast3° 57' 12.7"271.78 misouth881.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 4:30 AM247 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleSat 4:30 AM811 km504 miles438 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaSat 3:30 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaSat 4:30 AM1076 km669 miles581 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:30 AM1190 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 4:30 AM1420 km883 miles767 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 3:30 AM1636 km1017 miles883 nmWest W
TarawaSat 5:30 AM1760 km1093 miles950 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 5:30 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmEast E
CairnsSat 3:30 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
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