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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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 25' South, Longitude: 143° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 28' 01.3"969.21 miwest0° 08' 53.8"10.19 misouth968.94 mi
24 hours13° 06' 47.7"878.54 mieast3° 09' 34.8"217.26 misouth898.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaSun 5:40 AM240 km149 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSun 5:40 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 5:40 AM705 km438 miles380 nmNortheast NE
LaeSun 5:40 AM949 km590 miles512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSun 4:40 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 5:10 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSun 5:10 AM1416 km880 miles764 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneSun 5:40 AM1771 km1101 miles956 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariSun 4:40 AM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 6:40 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmEast-northeast ENE

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