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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 3:24:00 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: 38%

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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' South, Longitude: 128° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.68 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.4"940.54 miWest0° 04' 25.4"5.07 miSouth940.34 mi
24 hours14° 11' 14.3"925.49 miEast1° 10' 01.3"80.28 miSouth925.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 7:24 AM653 km406 miles353 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsMon 6:24 AM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Mon 10:24 AM2106 km1308 miles1137 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteMon 5:24 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 5:24 AM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:24 AM3961 km2461 miles2139 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 4:24 AM4374 km2718 miles2362 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 5:24 AM4677 km2906 miles2525 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:24 AM4894 km3041 miles2643 nmWest W
Mexico CityMon 9:24 AM5343 km3320 miles2885 nmNortheast NE

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