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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 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' South, Longitude: 145° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.58 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.7"951.69 miwest0° 06' 37.4"7.59 misouth951.43 mi
24 hours13° 46' 39.8"908.18 mieast2° 07' 29.8"146.15 misouth914.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 6:24 AM83 km52 miles45 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TownsvilleMon 6:24 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyMon 6:24 AM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 6:24 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsMon 5:54 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinMon 5:54 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraMon 5:24 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 7:24 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sydney *Mon 7:24 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Canberra *Mon 7:24 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSouth S

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