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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 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 170° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.09 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 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' 26.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.6"952.91 miwest0° 06' 48.2"7.80 misouth952.64 mi
24 hours346° 15' 53.9"906.39 miwest2° 12' 18.1"151.67 misouth913.35 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 5:40 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest W
LuganvilleMon 5:40 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 5:40 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
NadiMon 6:40 AM714 km444 miles386 nmEast E
LautokaMon 6:40 AM718 km446 miles388 nmEast E
SuvaMon 6:40 AM823 km512 miles445 nmEast E
FunafutiMon 6:40 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraMon 5:40 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaMon 7:40 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 6:40 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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