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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' South, Longitude: 155° 07' 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.6"988.75 miwest0° 10' 40.2"12.22 misouth988.57 mi
24 hours12° 19' 39.2"840.75 mieast4° 01' 23.7"276.54 misouth879.65 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 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 4:34 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth N
RarotongaFri 4:34 AM1378 km857 miles744 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 3:34 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 4:34 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 3:34 AM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 3:34 AM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 2:34 AM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 2:34 AM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmWest W
SuvaSat 2:34 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest-southwest WSW

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