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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 = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 1:56:00 AM.

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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: 44%

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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' South, Longitude: 66° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.3"948.13 miWest0° 06' 01.2"6.90 miSouth947.88 mi
24 hours13° 54' 36.4"913.86 miEast1° 51' 31.4"127.85 miSouth917.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 5:56 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisMon 5:56 AM924 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 5:56 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 7:56 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaMon 5:56 AM1898 km1180 miles1025 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 4:56 AM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:56 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniMon 4:56 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 6:56 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 4:56 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmWest-northwest WNW

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