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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: 38%

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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 130° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.68 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.9"940.45 miwest0° 04' 24.1"5.05 misouth940.25 mi
24 hours14° 11' 26.2"925.63 mieast1° 09' 25.8"79.60 misouth925.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsMon 6:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 7:34 AM627 km390 miles338 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 5:34 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 10:34 AM2357 km1464 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMon 5:34 AM3020 km1876 miles1630 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:34 AM3731 km2318 miles2015 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 4:34 AM4095 km2545 miles2211 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 5:34 AM4396 km2732 miles2374 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:34 AM4618 km2870 miles2494 nmWest W
SuvaTue 3:34 AM5327 km3310 miles2876 nmWest W

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