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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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 03:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 50' South, Longitude: 153° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.6"1003.57 miwest0° 11' 59.1"13.72 minorth1003.69 mi
24 hours11° 35' 38.2"801.88 mieast4° 42' 27.5"323.46 minorth864.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaTue 1:24 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArawaTue 1:24 PM646 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoTue 2:24 PM894 km555 miles483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LaeTue 1:24 PM958 km596 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 2:24 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyTue 1:24 PM1170 km727 miles631 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraTue 2:24 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraTue 12:24 PM1415 km880 miles764 nmWest W
YarenTue 3:24 PM1514 km941 miles818 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 1:24 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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