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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 = Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:50:00 AM.

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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: 67%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 56° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.25 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.38 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.1"982.36 miWest0° 10' 09.3"11.63 miSouth982.14 mi
24 hours12° 35' 35.6"853.92 miEast3° 45' 48.7"258.72 miSouth886.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 4:50 AM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 4:50 AM981 km610 miles530 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 4:50 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSat 3:50 AM1238 km769 miles669 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniSat 3:50 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 6:50 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuSat 3:50 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 3:50 AM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSat 3:50 AM2310 km1436 miles1247 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiSat 3:50 AM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmWest-northwest WNW

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