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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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' South, Longitude: 146° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 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' 54.6"989.18 miwest0° 10' 41.8"12.25 misouth989.00 mi
24 hours12° 18' 44.2"840.04 mieast4° 02' 14.2"277.53 misouth879.32 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 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 3:56 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 3:56 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 3:56 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 5:56 AM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 2:56 AM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmWest W
AlofiFri 2:56 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 3:56 AM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 2:56 AM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 1:56 AM3522 km2188 miles1902 nmWest-northwest WNW
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