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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 8:24:00 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: 58%

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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' South, Longitude: 132° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.16 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.15 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.4"968.69 miWest0° 08' 50.5"10.13 miSouth968.42 mi
24 hours13° 07' 59.8"879.46 miEast3° 08' 00.6"215.46 miSouth898.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSun 5:54 AM58 km36 miles31 nmWest W
DarwinSun 5:54 AM311 km194 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekSun 5:54 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauSun 5:24 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
SameSun 5:24 AM990 km615 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiSun 5:24 AM1003 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 5:54 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmSouth S
DiliSun 5:24 AM1028 km638 miles555 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSun 6:24 AM1416 km880 miles764 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSun 5:24 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth N

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