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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 40' South
Longitude: 143° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.94 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 27.0"997.52 miwest0° 11' 54.3"13.64 minorth997.78 mi
24 hours11° 59' 09.1"825.08 mieast4° 48' 02.5"329.88 minorth890.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeMon 1:14 PM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraMon 12:14 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 1:14 PM585 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariMon 12:14 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 1:14 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmSouth S
DarwinMon 12:44 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokMon 12:14 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraMon 2:14 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliMon 12:14 PM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmWest W
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 1:14 PM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth N
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