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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 = Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2:18:00 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: 76%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 23' South, Longitude: 22° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 444.99 meters/second, 1602.0 kilometres/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.59 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.1"995.26 miWest0° 11' 08.0"12.75 miSouth995.13 mi
24 hours12° 02' 15.4"825.77 miEast4° 16' 15.8"293.54 miSouth871.91 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiFri 4:18 AM165 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TshikapaFri 4:18 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
LucapaFri 3:18 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuenaFri 3:18 AM580 km361 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LubumbashiFri 4:18 AM699 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
MalanjeFri 3:18 AM750 km466 miles405 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweFri 4:18 AM844 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
BujumburaFri 4:18 AM853 km530 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeFri 3:18 AM854 km531 miles461 nmWest W
BukavuFri 4:18 AM860 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE

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