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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 1:56:00 PM.

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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: 72%

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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' South, Longitude: 145° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.7"989.12 miWest0° 10' 41.9"12.25 miSouth988.94 mi
24 hours12° 18' 42.4"839.95 miEast4° 02' 15.8"277.54 miSouth879.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 4:26 AM710 km441 miles383 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 3:56 AM971 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 3:56 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 3:56 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 5:56 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 2:56 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest W
AlofiFri 2:56 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 3:56 AM2855 km1774 miles1542 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 2:56 AM3387 km2105 miles1829 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 1:56 AM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmWest-northwest WNW

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