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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 8:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' South, Longitude: 143° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.53 meters/second, 1531.9 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.86 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.0"951.58 miWest0° 06' 36.4"7.57 miSouth951.32 mi
24 hours13° 46' 54.6"908.35 miEast2° 07' 01.5"145.61 miSouth914.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 6:34 AM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyMon 6:34 AM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekMon 6:04 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsMon 6:04 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneMon 6:34 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinMon 6:04 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraMon 5:34 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNorth N
Sydney *Mon 7:34 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Adelaide *Mon 7:04 AM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraMon 7:34 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmEast-northeast ENE

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