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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 21' South, Longitude: 145° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.99 meters/second, 1587.6 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 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' 38.4"986.35 miwest0° 10' 28.7"12.00 misouth986.15 mi
24 hours12° 25' 55.1"846.04 mieast3° 55' 29.6"269.81 misouth882.35 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 4:40 AM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeSat 4:40 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mount HagenSat 4:40 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 4:40 AM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth S
JayapuraSat 3:40 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 4:10 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmWest W
ManokwariSat 3:40 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSat 5:40 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSat 4:10 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneSat 4:40 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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