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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 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' South, Longitude: 130° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.53 meters/second, 1593.1 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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' 58.4"989.81 miwest0° 10' 44.7"12.31 misouth989.63 mi
24 hours12° 17' 06.1"838.66 mieast4° 03' 43.0"279.22 misouth878.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 3:20 AM1016 km632 miles549 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 4:50 AM1744 km1083 miles942 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 2:50 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 7:50 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 2:50 AM3247 km2018 miles1753 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 2:50 AM3425 km2128 miles1850 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 1:50 AM4403 km2736 miles2378 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 2:50 AM4536 km2819 miles2449 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sat 2:50 AM4550 km2827 miles2457 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 6:50 AM4664 km2898 miles2519 nmNortheast NE
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