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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' South, Longitude: 150° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.09 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.6"986.50 miwest0° 10' 29.7"12.02 misouth986.30 mi
24 hours12° 25' 22.6"845.53 mieast3° 56' 00.9"270.39 misouth882.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbySat 4:20 AM351 km218 miles190 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeSat 4:20 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorthwest NW
BukaSat 4:20 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSat 4:20 AM735 km457 miles397 nmNortheast NE
GizoSat 5:20 AM761 km473 miles411 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsSat 4:20 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 5:20 AM1066 km662 miles575 nmEast E
JayapuraSat 3:20 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSat 4:20 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmSouth S
ManokwariSat 3:20 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest-northwest WNW
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