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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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 46' South
Longitude: 131° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.28 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 13.5"951.09 miwest0° 06' 30.8"7.47 misouth950.83 mi
24 hours13° 48' 09.9"909.32 mieast2° 04' 36.5"142.85 misouth915.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 6:54 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsMon 6:54 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliMon 6:24 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsMon 7:24 AM1549 km963 miles836 nmEast E
EuclaMon 6:09 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 6:24 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 5:24 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 7:24 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 6:24 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 5:24 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmWest-northwest WNW
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