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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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 42' South, Longitude: 140° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.48 meters/second, 1531.7 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.2"951.53 miwest0° 06' 35.1"7.55 misouth951.27 mi
24 hours13° 47' 11.0"908.62 mieast2° 06' 30.0"145.02 misouth914.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonMon 6:44 AM24 km15 miles13 nmEast E
CairnsMon 6:44 AM531 km330 miles287 nmEast E
Tennant CreekMon 6:14 AM735 km457 miles397 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsMon 6:14 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 6:44 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmNortheast NE
DarwinMon 6:14 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneMon 6:44 AM1653 km1027 miles892 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraMon 5:44 AM1677 km1042 miles906 nmNorth N
Adelaide *Mon 7:14 AM1922 km1195 miles1038 nmSouth S
DiliMon 5:44 AM1938 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
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