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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 7:00:00 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: 69%

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 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' South, Longitude: 140° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.91 meters/second, 1587.3 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 37.4"986.09 miWest0° 10' 27.7"11.98 miSouth985.88 mi
24 hours12° 26' 24.3"846.39 miEast3° 55' 01.4"269.26 miSouth882.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenSat 5:00 AM641 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 5:00 AM729 km453 miles393 nmEast E
LaeSat 5:00 AM810 km504 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 4:00 AM870 km540 miles470 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 5:00 AM912 km567 miles493 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinSat 4:30 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSat 4:00 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 4:30 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 4:00 AM1663 km1034 miles898 nmWest W
MelekeokSat 4:00 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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