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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 2:24:00 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: 33%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' South, Longitude: 73° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.51 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.60 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 31.5"935.85 miWest0° 03' 00.0"3.44 miSouth935.71 mi
24 hours14° 21' 12.0"932.25 miEast0° 33' 55.4"38.90 miSouth931.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 8:24 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 6:24 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 6:24 AM1856 km1154 miles1002 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:24 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
VictoriaTue 6:24 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 7:24 AM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 5:24 AM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:54 AM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 7:24 AM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmSouth S
MoroniTue 5:24 AM3337 km2074 miles1802 nmWest-northwest WNW

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