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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 3:44:00 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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' South, Longitude: 133° 01' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.68 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.4"940.38 miWest0° 04' 23.0"5.02 miSouth940.18 mi
24 hours14° 11' 35.5"925.74 miEast1° 08' 57.3"79.06 miSouth925.77 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 AM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownMon 7:44 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteMon 5:44 AM1760 km1093 miles950 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 10:44 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMon 5:44 AM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:44 AM3554 km2209 miles1919 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 4:44 AM3872 km2406 miles2091 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 5:44 AM4172 km2593 miles2253 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 4:44 AM4256 km2645 miles2298 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:44 AM4397 km2732 miles2374 nmWest W

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