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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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 58' South, Longitude: 127° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.40 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.6"955.77 miwest0° 07' 14.4"8.30 misouth955.50 mi
24 hours13° 37' 30.4"901.53 mieast2° 24' 00.4"165.07 misouth910.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 6:24 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:24 AM2173 km1350 miles1174 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 4:24 AM2355 km1463 miles1272 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:24 AM3432 km2133 miles1853 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:24 AM3890 km2417 miles2100 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 3:24 AM4496 km2794 miles2428 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:24 AM4765 km2961 miles2573 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:24 AM5033 km3127 miles2718 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySun 8:24 AM5076 km3154 miles2741 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 8:24 AM5349 km3324 miles2888 nmNortheast NE

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