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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: 2%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 159° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.61 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.09 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 11.4"965.36 miwest0° 09' 10.0"10.50 minorth965.75 mi
24 hours13° 13' 01.3"883.84 mieast4° 01' 49.4"277.08 minorth933.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 11:20 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSat 11:20 AM808 km502 miles436 nmEast E
GizoSat 11:20 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 11:20 AM976 km606 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 11:20 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 10:20 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSat 10:20 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmWest W
BrisbaneSat 10:20 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 12:20 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSat 12:20 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmEast-southeast ESE
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