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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 144° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.43 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 28' 01.9"969.29 miwest0° 08' 54.3"10.21 misouth969.02 mi
24 hours13° 06' 35.7"878.38 mieast3° 09' 50.2"217.56 misouth898.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 5:34 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySun 5:34 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeSun 5:34 AM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSun 4:34 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 5:04 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSun 5:04 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneSun 5:34 AM1676 km1042 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 6:34 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSun 4:34 AM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSun 4:34 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmWest-northwest WNW
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