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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 2:06:00 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: 61%

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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' South, Longitude: 136° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.18 meters/second, 1566.6 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 845.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.22 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 28' 24.4"973.23 miWest0° 09' 18.8"10.67 miSouth972.97 mi
24 hours12° 57' 25.0"871.28 miEast3° 21' 20.7"230.73 miSouth894.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 4:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownSat 6:06 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 4:06 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSat 4:06 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:06 AM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sat 9:06 AM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 3:06 AM3665 km2278 miles1979 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 3:06 AM3862 km2399 miles2085 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 4:06 AM3862 km2400 miles2085 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 3:06 AM4234 km2631 miles2286 nmWest-southwest WSW

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