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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 3:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 05' South, Longitude: 141° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 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' 38.4"955.08 miWest0° 07' 08.3"8.18 miSouth954.81 mi
24 hours13° 39' 04.0"902.67 miEast2° 21' 18.8"161.98 miSouth911.22 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 AM820 km510 miles443 nmWest W
TaiohaeSun 5:54 AM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Gambier IslandsSun 6:24 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSun 7:24 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 5:24 AM1938 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:24 AM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 4:24 AM2975 km1849 miles1607 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:24 AM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:24 AM3288 km2043 miles1776 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Sun 10:24 AM3522 km2189 miles1902 nmEast-southeast ESE

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