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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 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: 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' South, Longitude: 132° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.29 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.2"955.54 miWest0° 07' 12.3"8.26 miSouth955.27 mi
24 hours13° 38' 01.7"901.92 miEast2° 23' 06.7"164.04 miSouth910.80 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 5:44 AM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 6:44 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:44 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:44 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:44 AM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:44 AM3458 km2148 miles1867 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:44 AM3990 km2479 miles2154 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:44 AM4252 km2642 miles2296 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:44 AM4304 km2674 miles2324 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:44 AM4532 km2816 miles2447 nmWest-southwest WSW

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