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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 6:40:00 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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 157° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.72 meters/second, 1561.4 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.1 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' 05.5"969.94 miWest0° 08' 58.5"10.28 miSouth969.68 mi
24 hours13° 05' 04.9"877.22 miEast3° 11' 47.3"219.79 miSouth897.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 5:40 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSun 5:40 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth N
ArawaSun 4:40 AM925 km575 miles499 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleSun 5:40 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 5:40 AM1181 km734 miles638 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 5:40 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 4:40 AM1280 km796 miles691 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 4:40 AM1330 km827 miles718 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneSun 4:40 AM1546 km960 miles835 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 6:40 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNortheast NE

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