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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 03:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' South, Longitude: 150° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.1"1003.59 miwest0° 11' 59.0"13.72 minorth1003.71 mi
24 hours11° 35' 30.5"801.74 mieast4° 42' 22.1"323.35 minorth864.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaTue 1:34 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
LaeTue 1:34 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaTue 1:34 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyTue 1:34 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraTue 12:34 PM1150 km715 miles621 nmWest W
PalikirTue 2:34 PM1175 km730 miles635 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 2:34 PM1384 km860 miles748 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 1:34 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenTue 3:34 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast E
CairnsTue 1:34 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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