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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 39' South
Longitude: 143° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 22.4"972.95 miwest0° 09' 16.6"10.63 misouth972.69 mi
24 hours12° 58' 13.8"871.98 mieast3° 20' 21.4"229.61 misouth895.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 5:04 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSat 4:34 AM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 6:34 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 4:34 AM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 3:34 AM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:34 AM3103 km1928 miles1676 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:34 AM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 3:34 AM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:34 AM3806 km2365 miles2055 nmEast-southeast ESE
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