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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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 149° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 18.8"951.95 miwest0° 06' 39.1"7.63 misouth951.68 mi
24 hours13° 46' 14.7"907.94 mieast2° 08' 17.4"147.07 misouth914.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 6:06 AM455 km283 miles246 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 6:06 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneMon 6:06 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 7:06 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Mon 7:06 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsMon 5:36 AM1808 km1124 miles976 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 7:06 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmEast E
JayapuraMon 5:06 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Canberra *Mon 7:06 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSouth S
DarwinMon 5:36 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmWest-northwest WNW
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