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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 = Friday, February 1, 2013 at 5:50:00 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: 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 157° 31' 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' 41.5"986.80 miWest0° 10' 31.1"12.05 miSouth986.60 mi
24 hours12° 24' 36.5"844.89 miEast3° 56' 45.1"271.23 miSouth881.74 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 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSat 4:50 AM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaSat 3:50 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaSat 3:50 AM614 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySat 3:50 AM1137 km706 miles614 nmWest W
Port VilaSat 4:50 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSat 3:50 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenSat 5:50 AM1491 km926 miles805 nmNortheast NE
PalikirSat 4:50 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 3:50 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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