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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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 05' South
Longitude: 142° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.08 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.2"955.13 miwest0° 07' 08.2"8.18 misouth954.86 mi
24 hours13° 39' 05.6"902.76 mieast2° 21' 15.9"161.94 misouth911.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 5:24 AM792 km492 miles428 nmWest W
TaiohaeSun 5:54 AM939 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Gambier IslandsSun 6:24 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSun 7:24 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 5:24 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:24 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 4:24 AM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:24 AM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:24 AM3264 km2028 miles1762 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:24 AM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmWest-southwest WSW
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