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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 = Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 6:30:00 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: 59%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 160° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.77 meters/second, 1561.6 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' 06.2"970.06 miWest0° 08' 59.2"10.30 miSouth969.80 mi
24 hours13° 04' 48.1"877.01 miEast3° 12' 08.8"220.20 miSouth897.74 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 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 5:30 AM754 km469 miles407 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSun 5:30 AM776 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSun 5:30 AM942 km585 miles509 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 5:30 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 4:30 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 4:30 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneSun 4:30 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 6:30 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSun 6:30 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmEast-southeast ESE

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