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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: 71%

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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' South, Longitude: 149° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 54.0"989.06 miwest0° 10' 41.3"12.24 misouth988.88 mi
24 hours12° 19' 02.0"840.29 mieast4° 01' 57.9"277.21 misouth879.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 4:08 AM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 4:08 AM1557 km968 miles841 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 4:08 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 3:08 AM2429 km1510 miles1312 nmWest W
AlofiFri 3:08 AM2476 km1538 miles1337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 4:08 AM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 6:08 AM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 3:08 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 2:08 AM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 2:08 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmWest W
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