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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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 23' South, Longitude: 142° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.95 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 37.8"986.18 miwest0° 10' 28.1"11.99 misouth985.97 mi
24 hours12° 26' 10.6"846.20 mieast3° 55' 14.6"269.51 misouth882.40 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 4:50 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mount HagenSat 4:50 AM525 km326 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeSat 4:50 AM615 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
CairnsSat 4:50 AM794 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSat 3:50 AM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 4:20 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSat 3:50 AM1425 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 4:20 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 5:50 AM1889 km1173 miles1020 nmEast E
DiliSat 3:50 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmWest W

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