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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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 40' South
Longitude: 145° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.57 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.6"951.75 miwest0° 06' 37.2"7.59 misouth951.49 mi
24 hours13° 46' 41.5"908.26 mieast2° 07' 26.6"146.10 misouth914.43 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 km51 miles45 nmNorth N
TownsvilleMon 6:24 AM210 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 6:24 AM923 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 6:24 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsMon 5:54 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinMon 5:54 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraMon 5:24 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 7:24 AM1794 km1115 miles968 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sydney *Mon 7:24 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Canberra *Mon 7:24 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth S
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