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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: 69%
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 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 24' South
Longitude: 140° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.90 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.0 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' 37.3"986.14 miwest0° 10' 27.7"11.98 misouth985.94 mi
24 hours12° 26' 25.9"846.47 mieast3° 54' 59.7"269.24 misouth882.56 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 5:00 AM758 km471 miles409 nmEast E
LaeSat 5:00 AM836 km520 miles452 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 4:00 AM871 km541 miles470 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 5:00 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinSat 4:30 AM1061 km660 miles573 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSat 4:00 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSat 4:30 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 4:00 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmWest W
MelekeokSat 4:00 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSat 6:00 AM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmEast E
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