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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 5:40:00 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: 60%

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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' South, Longitude: 172° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.04 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.18 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.7"970.67 miWest0° 09' 03.1"10.37 miSouth970.40 mi
24 hours346° 56' 35.8"875.93 miWest3° 13' 55.9"222.24 miSouth897.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 4:40 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 4:40 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaSun 5:40 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
NadiSun 5:40 AM679 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSun 5:40 AM788 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaSun 5:40 AM797 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 5:40 AM971 km603 miles524 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSun 4:40 AM1097 km682 miles592 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSun 4:40 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 6:40 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE

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