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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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 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° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.87 meters/second, 1533.1 km/hour, 952.6 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"952.41 miwest0° 06' 43.6"7.71 misouth952.15 mi
24 hours13° 45' 12.1"907.19 mieast2° 10' 15.3"149.32 misouth913.81 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 AM788 km490 miles425 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaMon 6:24 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 6:24 AM872 km542 miles471 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 6:24 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 5:24 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 5:24 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 5:24 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 7:24 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmEast E
Sydney *Mon 6:24 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 7:24 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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