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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 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° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.29 meters/second, 1538.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.1"955.53 miwest0° 07' 12.2"8.26 misouth955.26 mi
24 hours13° 38' 03.3"901.94 mieast2° 23' 03.7"163.99 misouth910.81 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 AM725 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 6:44 AM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:44 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:44 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:44 AM2904 km1805 miles1568 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:44 AM3434 km2134 miles1854 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:44 AM3961 km2461 miles2139 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:44 AM4223 km2624 miles2280 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:44 AM4275 km2657 miles2308 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:44 AM4504 km2799 miles2432 nmWest-southwest WSW

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