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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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' South, Longitude: 133° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.53 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.4 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' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.3"940.37 miwest0° 04' 22.7"5.02 misouth940.17 mi
24 hours14° 11' 36.7"925.75 mieast1° 08' 53.6"78.99 misouth925.78 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 6:44 AM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownMon 7:44 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteMon 5:44 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 10:44 AM2586 km1607 miles1397 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMon 5:44 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:44 AM3533 km2195 miles1907 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 4:44 AM3844 km2389 miles2076 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 5:44 AM4144 km2575 miles2238 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 4:44 AM4231 km2629 miles2285 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:44 AM4369 km2715 miles2359 nmWest W

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