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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 40' South
Longitude: 145° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.97 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 21.7"972.83 miwest0° 09' 16.0"10.62 misouth972.57 mi
24 hours12° 58' 30.6"872.19 mieast3° 20' 01.0"229.22 misouth895.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 4:44 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeSat 5:14 AM832 km517 miles449 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 4:44 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 6:44 AM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSun 4:44 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 3:44 AM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:44 AM2843 km1766 miles1535 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:44 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 3:44 AM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 2:44 AM3747 km2328 miles2023 nmWest-northwest WNW
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