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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 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 27' South, Longitude: 143° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.7"984.08 miwest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 minorth984.45 mi
24 hours12° 32' 17.5"852.99 mieast4° 36' 10.7"316.35 minorth914.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbySun 12:20 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mount HagenSun 12:20 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth N
LaeSun 12:20 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNortheast NE
CairnsSun 12:20 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSun 11:20 AM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 11:50 AM1451 km901 miles783 nmWest W
ManokwariSun 11:20 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 1:20 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSun 11:50 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmSouthwest SW
DiliSun 11:20 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest W
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