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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: 8%

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 Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 160° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.70 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.3"947.60 miwest0° 06' 30.2"7.46 minorth947.93 mi
24 hours13° 51' 18.7"911.01 mieast3° 07' 06.6"214.45 minorth943.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 10:20 AM790 km491 miles427 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaFri 10:20 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 10:20 AM853 km530 miles461 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 10:20 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth N
BrisbaneFri 9:20 AM1275 km792 miles688 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsFri 9:20 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 9:20 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 11:20 AM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmEast E
Sydney *Fri 10:20 AM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 11:20 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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