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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 38' South
Longitude: 139° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.08 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' 16.9"966.41 miwest0° 09' 17.5"10.65 minorth966.81 mi
24 hours13° 10' 46.4"882.20 mieast4° 04' 16.1"279.88 minorth932.58 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 AM721 km448 miles389 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekSat 11:14 AM790 km491 miles427 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSat 11:14 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySat 11:44 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsSat 11:14 AM1164 km723 miles629 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraSat 10:44 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth N
ManokwariSat 10:44 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 10:44 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 11:44 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaSat 10:29 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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