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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: 59%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 160° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.76 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.1"970.12 miwest0° 08' 59.2"10.30 misouth969.85 mi
24 hours13° 04' 50.0"877.09 mieast3° 12' 06.5"220.17 misouth897.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 5:30 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth N
GizoSun 5:30 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleSun 5:30 AM783 km486 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSun 5:30 AM968 km602 miles523 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArawaSun 4:30 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 5:30 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 4:30 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 4:30 AM1555 km967 miles840 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneSun 4:30 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 6:30 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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