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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 5:30:00 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: 70%

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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' South, Longitude: 162° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.45 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.5"987.01 miWest0° 10' 32.1"12.07 miSouth986.81 mi
24 hours12° 24' 05.7"844.47 miEast3° 57' 14.4"271.79 miSouth881.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 4:30 AM275 km171 miles148 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoSat 4:30 AM646 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleSat 4:30 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaSat 3:30 AM864 km537 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaSat 3:30 AM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaSat 4:30 AM1058 km658 miles572 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:30 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 4:30 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 3:30 AM1666 km1035 miles899 nmWest W
TarawaSat 5:30 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNortheast NE

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