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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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' South, Longitude: 154° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 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' 20.2"952.17 miwest0° 06' 41.2"7.67 misouth951.91 mi
24 hours13° 45' 44.9"907.58 mieast2° 09' 13.6"148.15 misouth914.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 5:46 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest W
HoniaraMon 6:46 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 5:46 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyMon 5:46 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaMon 6:46 AM1324 km822 miles715 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 6:46 AM1433 km891 miles774 nmEast E
Sydney *Mon 6:46 AM1838 km1142 miles993 nmSouth S
Canberra *Mon 6:46 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 4:46 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsMon 5:16 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmWest-southwest WSW
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