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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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' South, Longitude: 129° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.35 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 41.9"955.65 miwest0° 07' 13.4"8.28 misouth955.38 mi
24 hours13° 37' 46.0"901.72 mieast2° 23' 33.5"164.55 misouth910.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 5:34 AM867 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 6:34 AM896 km556 miles484 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 4:34 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:34 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:34 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:34 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 3:34 AM4243 km2636 miles2291 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:34 AM4508 km2801 miles2434 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:34 AM4783 km2972 miles2582 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 4:34 AM5225 km3247 miles2821 nmNorthwest NW

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