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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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 157° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.22 meters/second, 1588.4 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 41.4"986.86 miwest0° 10' 31.1"12.05 misouth986.66 mi
24 hours12° 24' 38.1"844.98 mieast3° 56' 43.4"271.22 misouth881.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoSat 4:50 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNorth N
HoniaraSat 4:50 AM308 km192 miles166 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaSat 3:50 AM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaSat 3:50 AM599 km372 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySat 3:50 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest W
CairnsSat 3:50 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 4:50 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:50 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmNortheast NE
PalikirSat 4:50 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 3:50 AM1962 km1219 miles1060 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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