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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 4:34:00 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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 13' South, Longitude: 158° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.73 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.91 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.4"954.28 miWest0° 07' 01.2"8.05 miSouth954.01 mi
24 hours13° 40' 52.1"903.99 miEast2° 18' 08.7"158.35 miSouth911.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 6:34 AM458 km285 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSun 6:34 AM973 km604 miles525 nmEast E
AlofiSun 5:34 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 6:34 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoMon 5:34 AM1607 km999 miles868 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 5:34 AM1786 km1110 miles965 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 6:34 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 4:34 AM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 4:34 AM2581 km1604 miles1393 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 4:34 AM2740 km1702 miles1479 nmNorthwest NW

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