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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: 47%

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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 155° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.77 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.3"952.19 miwest0° 06' 41.5"7.67 misouth951.93 mi
24 hours13° 45' 42.0"907.55 mieast2° 09' 19.2"148.25 misouth914.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 5:44 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmWest W
HoniaraMon 6:44 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 5:44 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyMon 5:44 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaMon 6:44 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 6:44 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmEast E
Sydney *Mon 6:44 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Canberra *Mon 6:44 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 7:44 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 4:44 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmNorthwest NW
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