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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 7:24:00 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: 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Mon 6:24 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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