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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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' South, Longitude: 146° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 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' 54.5"989.16 miwest0° 10' 41.7"12.25 misouth988.98 mi
24 hours12° 18' 47.0"840.08 mieast4° 02' 11.5"277.47 misouth879.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 4:28 AM792 km492 miles428 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 3:58 AM940 km584 miles508 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 3:58 AM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 3:58 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 5:58 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 2:58 AM2695 km1674 miles1455 nmWest W
AlofiFri 2:58 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 3:58 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 2:58 AM3312 km2058 miles1789 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 1:58 AM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmWest-northwest WNW
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