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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 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 137° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.42 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.4"951.33 miwest0° 06' 33.8"7.53 misouth951.07 mi
24 hours13° 47' 28.8"908.76 mieast2° 05' 56.1"144.36 misouth914.70 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 6:26 AM451 km281 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsMon 6:26 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 6:56 AM835 km519 miles451 nmEast E
DarwinMon 6:26 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 6:56 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmNortheast NE
DiliMon 5:56 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraMon 5:56 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth N
EuclaMon 5:41 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrisbaneMon 6:56 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmSoutheast SE
Adelaide *Mon 7:26 AM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmSouth S

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