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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: 3%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' South, Longitude: 136° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.1"962.04 miwest0° 08' 45.2"10.03 minorth962.43 mi
24 hours13° 20' 07.2"888.98 mieast3° 53' 38.1"267.71 minorth935.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 10:24 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Gambier IslandsFri 10:54 AM857 km532 miles463 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 11:54 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 9:54 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 9:54 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 9:54 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Fri 2:54 PM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 8:54 AM3588 km2230 miles1938 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 9:54 AM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 8:54 AM3851 km2393 miles2080 nmWest W
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