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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 16' South
Longitude: 157° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.71 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' 05.4"970.00 miwest0° 08' 58.3"10.28 misouth969.73 mi
24 hours13° 05' 06.9"877.31 mieast3° 11' 44.9"219.76 misouth897.92 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 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSun 5:40 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth N
ArawaSun 4:40 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSun 5:40 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySun 4:40 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 5:40 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSun 4:40 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneSun 4:40 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 6:40 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Sun 5:40 AM2264 km1407 miles1223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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