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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 1:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 139° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.07 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.11 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.8"966.33 miWest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 miNorth966.73 mi
24 hours13° 10' 48.1"882.16 miEast4° 04' 14.2"279.82 miNorth932.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSat 11:44 AM694 km431 miles375 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekSat 11:14 AM811 km504 miles438 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 11:44 AM992 km616 miles536 nmNortheast NE
DarwinSat 11:14 AM993 km617 miles536 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSat 11:14 AM1177 km732 miles636 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraSat 10:44 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmNorth N
ManokwariSat 10:44 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 10:44 AM1684 km1047 miles910 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 11:44 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaSat 10:29 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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