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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' South, Longitude: 172° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.13 meters/second, 1534.1 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.1"952.92 miwest0° 06' 48.9"7.81 misouth952.65 mi
24 hours346° 16' 04.7"906.20 miwest2° 12' 38.0"152.04 misouth913.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaMon 5:34 AM435 km270 miles235 nmWest W
NadiMon 6:34 AM533 km331 miles288 nmEast E
LautokaMon 6:34 AM537 km333 miles290 nmEast E
LuganvilleMon 5:34 AM598 km372 miles323 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 6:34 AM643 km399 miles347 nmEast E
LevukaMon 6:34 AM683 km424 miles369 nmEast E
LabasaMon 6:34 AM751 km466 miles405 nmEast E
NoumeaMon 5:34 AM820 km510 miles443 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 6:34 AM1234 km767 miles666 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 7:34 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmEast-southeast ESE
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