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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 10' South
Longitude: 159° 40' 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"986.96 miwest0° 10' 31.5"12.06 misouth986.76 mi
24 hours12° 24' 22.7"844.76 mieast3° 56' 58.1"271.50 misouth881.71 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 AM88 km54 miles47 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSat 4:40 AM386 km240 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaSat 3:40 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleSat 4:40 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSat 4:40 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:40 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 3:40 AM1372 km852 miles741 nmWest W
CairnsSat 3:40 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSat 4:40 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 5:40 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNortheast NE
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