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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 20:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 138° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.43 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 15.6"951.42 miwest0° 06' 34.0"7.53 misouth951.16 mi
24 hours13° 47' 25.8"908.79 mieast2° 06' 01.7"144.48 misouth914.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekMon 6:24 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsMon 6:54 AM784 km487 miles424 nmEast E
Alice SpringsMon 6:24 AM816 km507 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 6:24 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 6:54 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 5:54 AM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNorth N
DiliMon 5:54 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaMon 5:39 AM1821 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrisbaneMon 6:54 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmSoutheast SE
Adelaide *Mon 7:24 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmSouth S
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