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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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' South, Longitude: 148° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.62 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 18.3"951.86 miwest0° 06' 38.3"7.61 misouth951.60 mi
24 hours13° 46' 26.7"908.08 mieast2° 07' 54.9"146.64 misouth914.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TownsvilleMon 6:14 AM220 km137 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsMon 6:14 AM257 km159 miles139 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyMon 6:14 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 6:14 AM1201 km746 miles649 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 7:14 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsMon 5:44 AM1623 km1009 miles877 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Mon 7:14 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 5:14 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinMon 5:44 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmWest-northwest WNW
Canberra *Mon 7:14 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmSouth S
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