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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' South, Longitude: 159° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.27 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 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' 41.9"986.90 miwest0° 10' 31.5"12.06 misouth986.71 mi
24 hours12° 24' 21.1"844.68 mieast3° 56' 59.7"271.51 misouth881.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 4:40 AM81 km51 miles44 nmNorth N
GizoSat 4:40 AM410 km255 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaSat 3:40 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
BukaSat 3:40 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleSat 4:40 AM983 km611 miles531 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSat 4:40 AM1232 km766 miles665 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:40 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 3:40 AM1401 km871 miles757 nmWest W
CairnsSat 3:40 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSat 4:40 AM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmNorth N
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