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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 49%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 144° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.04 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 37.6"954.96 miwest0° 07' 07.4"8.16 misouth954.69 mi
24 hours13° 39' 19.5"902.86 mieast2° 20' 51.9"161.47 misouth911.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 5:34 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:34 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 7:34 AM1714 km1065 miles925 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 5:34 AM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 4:34 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:34 AM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:34 AM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:34 AM3280 km2038 miles1771 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 10:34 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 3:34 AM3954 km2457 miles2135 nmWest W
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