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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: 8%

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 Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' South, Longitude: 147° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.71 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.1"945.38 miwest0° 06' 03.6"6.95 minorth945.68 mi
24 hours13° 56' 13.1"914.42 mieast2° 57' 36.8"203.58 minorth944.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 9:44 AM210 km131 miles113 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 9:44 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 11:44 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 8:44 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 9:44 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 9:44 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 8:44 AM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 8:44 AM2877 km1787 miles1553 nmWest W
SuvaFri 7:44 AM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 7:44 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmWest-northwest WNW
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