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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 14:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' South, Longitude: 125° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.45 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.3"955.89 miwest0° 07' 15.3"8.32 misouth955.61 mi
24 hours13° 37' 14.6"901.34 mieast2° 24' 27.0"165.58 misouth910.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 6:14 AM1044 km648 miles563 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:14 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 4:14 AM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:14 AM3682 km2288 miles1988 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:14 AM4114 km2557 miles2222 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:14 AM4265 km2650 miles2303 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 3:14 AM4749 km2951 miles2564 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 8:14 AM4919 km3056 miles2656 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Mon 4:14 AM5021 km3120 miles2711 nmWest W
GuatemalaSun 8:14 AM5150 km3200 miles2781 nmNortheast NE
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