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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 27' South, Longitude: 144° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.94 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' 55.5"984.00 miwest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 minorth984.37 mi
24 hours12° 32' 19.3"852.95 mieast4° 36' 09.6"316.31 minorth914.75 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 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mount HagenSun 12:20 PM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth N
LaeSun 12:20 PM510 km317 miles275 nmNortheast NE
CairnsSun 12:20 PM734 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSun 11:20 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 11:50 AM1479 km919 miles799 nmWest W
ManokwariSun 11:20 AM1547 km962 miles836 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 1:20 PM1726 km1072 miles932 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSun 11:50 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmSouthwest SW
DiliSun 11:20 AM2060 km1280 miles1113 nmWest W
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