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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 46' South, Longitude: 150° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 25.4"997.24 miwest0° 11' 53.7"13.62 minorth997.50 mi
24 hours11° 59' 45.3"825.57 mieast4° 47' 59.2"329.80 minorth891.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaMon 12:44 PM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
LaeMon 12:44 PM456 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaMon 12:44 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast E
Port MoresbyMon 12:44 PM585 km363 miles316 nmSouthwest SW
GizoMon 1:44 PM696 km433 miles376 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 1:44 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraMon 11:44 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 12:44 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 1:44 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenMon 2:44 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmEast-northeast ENE

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