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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 8:06:00 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: 47%

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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 150° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.67 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' 18.9"951.89 miWest0° 06' 39.3"7.63 miSouth951.63 mi
24 hours13° 46' 13.1"907.86 miEast2° 08' 20.4"147.12 miSouth914.17 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 AM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 6:06 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneMon 6:06 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 7:06 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Mon 7:06 AM1801 km1119 miles973 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsMon 5:36 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 7:06 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmEast E
Canberra *Mon 7:06 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 5:06 AM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinMon 5:36 AM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmWest-northwest WNW

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