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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 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' South, Longitude: 163° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 50.7"988.42 miwest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 misouth988.23 mi
24 hours12° 20' 30.2"841.47 mieast4° 00' 36.6"275.65 misouth880.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 4:08 AM868 km539 miles469 nmWest W
Pago PagoFri 4:08 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 5:08 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 4:08 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaFri 5:08 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 5:08 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteFri 5:08 AM1721 km1069 miles929 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 4:08 AM1792 km1113 miles967 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 3:08 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 3:08 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
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