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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 01' South
Longitude: 132° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.28 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.8"955.57 miwest0° 07' 12.0"8.25 misouth955.30 mi
24 hours13° 38' 06.5"902.04 mieast2° 22' 58.3"163.89 misouth910.90 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 5:46 AM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 6:46 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:46 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:46 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:46 AM2854 km1774 miles1541 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:46 AM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:46 AM3911 km2430 miles2112 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:46 AM4172 km2592 miles2253 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:46 AM4224 km2625 miles2281 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:46 AM4454 km2768 miles2405 nmWest-southwest WSW
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