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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 15' South
Longitude: 125° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.62 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 59.4"990.00 miwest0° 10' 45.5"12.32 misouth989.83 mi
24 hours12° 16' 36.7"838.24 mieast4° 04' 09.6"279.72 misouth878.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 4:30 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 7:30 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 2:30 AM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 2:30 AM3746 km2328 miles2023 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 2:30 AM3910 km2429 miles2111 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:30 AM4074 km2532 miles2200 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 6:30 AM4287 km2664 miles2315 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 6:30 AM4669 km2901 miles2521 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 6:30 AM4740 km2945 miles2559 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 4:30 AM4852 km3015 miles2620 nmNorth N
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