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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 9:24:00 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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 131° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.29 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' 13.6"951.03 miWest0° 06' 31.0"7.47 miSouth950.77 mi
24 hours13° 48' 08.3"909.24 miEast2° 04' 39.7"142.90 miSouth914.97 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 6:54 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinMon 6:54 AM591 km368 miles319 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsMon 6:54 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliMon 6:24 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsMon 7:24 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmEast E
EuclaMon 6:09 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 6:24 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 5:24 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 7:24 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 6:24 AM1963 km1219 miles1060 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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