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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 135° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.23 meters/second, 1538.0 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' 40.1"955.45 miwest0° 07' 11.0"8.24 misouth955.18 mi
24 hours13° 38' 22.1"902.23 mieast2° 22' 31.3"163.38 misouth911.00 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 5:56 AM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth S
TaiohaeSun 5:26 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 6:56 AM1045 km650 miles565 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 4:56 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:56 AM2605 km1619 miles1407 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:56 AM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 4:56 AM3190 km1982 miles1722 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:56 AM3657 km2272 miles1975 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:56 AM3916 km2433 miles2114 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:56 AM3970 km2467 miles2144 nmWest W
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