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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: 36%

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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 157° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.7"938.15 miwest0° 03' 46.0"4.32 misouth937.97 mi
24 hours14° 16' 22.4"929.00 mieast0° 53' 16.0"61.07 misouth928.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneTue 6:34 AM955 km594 miles516 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaTue 7:34 AM989 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 7:34 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 7:34 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast E
CairnsTue 6:34 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyTue 6:34 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Tue 7:34 AM1671 km1039 miles903 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Canberra *Tue 7:34 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaTue 8:34 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmEast E
Melbourne *Tue 7:34 AM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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