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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' South, Longitude: 145° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.94 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.10 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.2"966.11 miwest0° 09' 15.4"10.61 minorth966.51 mi
24 hours13° 11' 24.9"882.67 mieast4° 03' 34.7"279.08 minorth932.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSat 11:20 AM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 11:20 AM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeSat 11:20 AM901 km560 miles486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSat 10:20 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSat 10:50 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSat 10:50 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmWest W
BrisbaneSat 11:20 AM1628 km1011 miles879 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 12:20 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 10:20 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sat 12:20 PM2207 km1371 miles1191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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