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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 1, 2013 at 3:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 AM865 km537 miles467 nmWest W
Pago PagoFri 4:08 AM947 km589 miles512 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 5:08 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 4:08 AM1253 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 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 4:08 AM1792 km1113 miles967 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 3:08 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 3:08 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmWest W

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