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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' South, Longitude: 155° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.09 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.5"988.81 miwest0° 10' 40.2"12.22 misouth988.63 mi
24 hours12° 19' 40.8"840.83 mieast4° 01' 22.3"276.53 misouth879.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 4:34 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 4:34 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
RarotongaFri 4:34 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 3:34 AM1740 km1081 miles939 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 4:34 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 3:34 AM1881 km1168 miles1015 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 3:34 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 2:34 AM2577 km1601 miles1391 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 2:34 AM2794 km1736 miles1508 nmWest W
SuvaSat 2:34 AM2979 km1851 miles1608 nmWest-southwest WSW
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