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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 30' South
Longitude: 166° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.01 meters/second, 1533.6 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.6"952.73 miwest0° 06' 46.5"7.77 misouth952.46 mi
24 hours346° 15' 29.9"906.68 miwest2° 11' 33.6"150.82 misouth913.52 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 5:56 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast E
LuganvilleMon 5:56 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth N
NoumeaMon 5:56 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 5:56 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 6:56 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast E
FunafutiMon 6:56 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneMon 4:56 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 6:56 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 7:56 AM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaMon 6:56 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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