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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 1:56:00 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: 66%

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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 36' South, Longitude: 40° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.93 meters/second, 1580.1 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.36 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.0"981.64 miWest0° 10' 05.6"11.56 miSouth981.41 mi
24 hours12° 37' 21.7"855.36 miEast3° 43' 58.1"256.62 miSouth886.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaSat 3:56 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniSat 4:56 AM340 km211 miles184 nmEast E
FomboniSat 4:56 AM399 km248 miles216 nmEast-southeast ESE
NampulaSat 3:56 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduSat 4:56 AM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamSat 4:56 AM536 km333 miles290 nmNorth N
MamoutzouSat 4:56 AM569 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
Zanzibar CitySat 4:56 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth N
MzuzuSat 3:56 AM669 km415 miles361 nmWest W
LilongweSat 3:56 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW

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