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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 2:44:00 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: 55%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 41° 12' East

The ground speed is currently 431.11 meters/second, 1552.0 kilometres/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.07 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.7"964.09 miWest0° 08' 19.1"9.54 miSouth963.81 mi
24 hours13° 18' 35.5"887.50 miEast2° 53' 30.6"198.86 miSouth903.10 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSun 4:44 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
PembaSun 4:44 AM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSun 5:44 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 5:44 AM471 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSun 5:44 AM501 km311 miles271 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSun 5:44 AM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaSun 5:44 AM549 km341 miles297 nmEast E
ZombaSun 4:44 AM630 km392 miles340 nmWest W
BlantyreSun 4:44 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 5:44 AM775 km482 miles418 nmEast-southeast ESE

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