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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 5:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, February 8, 2016 at 2:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, February 15, 2016 at 7:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 36' South, Longitude: 140° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.6"999.85 miWest0° 11' 27.3"13.12 miNorth999.98 mi
24 hours12° 54' 59.9"893.11 miEast4° 34' 14.8"314.05 miNorth946.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraThu 2:06 PM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mount HagenThu 3:06 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariThu 2:06 PM696 km433 miles376 nmWest W
LaeThu 3:06 PM937 km582 miles506 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyThu 3:06 PM1158 km719 miles625 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 2:06 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 2:36 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 3:06 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoThu 1:06 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmWest W
CairnsThu 3:06 PM1799 km1118 miles972 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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