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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 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 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.6"986.55 miwest0° 10' 29.6"12.02 misouth986.35 mi
24 hours12° 25' 24.2"845.62 mieast3° 55' 59.2"270.38 misouth882.14 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 AM323 km201 miles174 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeSat 4:20 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaSat 4:20 AM759 km472 miles410 nmNortheast NE
GizoSat 5:20 AM789 km490 miles426 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsSat 4:20 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 5:20 AM1095 km681 miles591 nmEast E
JayapuraSat 3:20 AM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSat 4:20 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth S
ManokwariSat 3:20 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinSat 3:50 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmWest W
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