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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 3:56:00 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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 149° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.93 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 07.1"0.14 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.0"954.71 miWest0° 07' 05.1"8.12 miSouth954.44 mi
24 hours13° 39' 53.6"903.28 miEast2° 19' 52.2"160.33 miSouth911.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 5:56 AM43 km27 miles23 nmSouth S
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 5:56 AM244 km151 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 5:56 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 4:56 AM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 7:56 AM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 5:56 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Mon 5:56 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:56 AM2495 km1551 miles1347 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:56 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaMon 3:56 AM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmWest W

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