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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 158° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.62 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
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.09 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 11.5"965.33 miwest0° 09' 10.3"10.51 minorth965.72 mi
24 hours13° 12' 56.6"883.72 mieast4° 01' 54.5"277.16 minorth933.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 11:24 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
GizoSat 11:24 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleSat 11:24 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast E
Port VilaSat 11:24 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 11:24 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 10:24 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSat 10:24 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest W
BrisbaneSat 10:24 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 12:24 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSat 12:24 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmEast-southeast ESE

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