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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 04:14:00 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: 5%

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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' South, Longitude: 141° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 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' 38.6"1003.65 miwest0° 11' 58.5"13.71 minorth1003.76 mi
24 hours11° 34' 59.5"801.16 mieast4° 42' 00.3"322.94 minorth863.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraTue 1:14 PM214 km133 miles116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenTue 2:14 PM664 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariTue 1:14 PM797 km495 miles431 nmWest W
LaeTue 2:14 PM927 km576 miles500 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 1:14 PM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyTue 2:14 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 2:14 PM1612 km1002 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinTue 1:44 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSouthwest SW
ManadoTue 12:14 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmWest W
CairnsTue 2:14 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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