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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:24:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' South, Longitude: 160° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.88 meters/second, 1533.2 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 21.7"952.36 miwest0° 06' 43.7"7.71 misouth952.10 mi
24 hours13° 45' 10.3"907.10 mieast2° 10' 18.5"149.37 misouth913.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 6:24 AM760 km472 miles411 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaMon 6:24 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 6:24 AM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 6:24 AM899 km559 miles486 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 5:24 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 5:24 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 5:24 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 7:24 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast E
YarenMon 7:24 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Mon 6:24 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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