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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 3:44:00 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: 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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 146° 40' West

The ground speed is currently 426.99 meters/second, 1537.2 kilometres/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 830.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 36.9"954.85 miWest0° 07' 06.4"8.15 miSouth954.58 mi
24 hours13° 39' 34.9"903.05 miEast2° 20' 24.7"160.95 miSouth911.43 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 5:44 AM310 km193 miles168 nmWest W
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 5:44 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:44 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 7:44 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 5:44 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 4:44 AM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:44 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:44 AM2790 km1734 miles1507 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:44 AM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaMon 3:44 AM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmWest W

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