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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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 134° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.24 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 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' 40.3"955.48 miwest0° 07' 11.2"8.24 misouth955.21 mi
24 hours13° 38' 18.9"902.19 mieast2° 22' 36.7"163.48 misouth910.98 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 5:54 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
TaiohaeSun 5:24 AM1018 km632 miles550 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 6:54 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:54 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:54 AM2655 km1650 miles1433 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:54 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 4:54 AM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:54 AM3708 km2304 miles2002 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:54 AM3967 km2465 miles2142 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:54 AM4021 km2499 miles2171 nmWest W
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