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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' South, Longitude: 156° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.70 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.3"983.45 miwest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 minorth983.82 mi
24 hours12° 33' 33.4"853.93 mieast4° 35' 25.0"315.46 minorth915.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoSun 12:30 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM421 km262 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaSun 11:30 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
BukaSun 11:30 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySun 11:30 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmWest W
CairnsSun 11:30 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 12:30 PM1517 km943 miles819 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 1:30 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSun 11:30 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmSouth S
JayapuraSun 10:30 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmWest-northwest WNW
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