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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 = Friday, February 8, 2013 at 8:44:00 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: 3%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' South, Longitude: 148° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 430.40 meters/second, 1549.4 kilometres/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.05 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.3"962.58 miWest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 miNorth962.97 mi
24 hours13° 18' 49.1"887.98 miEast3° 55' 11.4"269.47 miNorth935.26 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 10:44 AM286 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 10:44 AM412 km256 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 10:44 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 12:44 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 10:44 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiFri 9:44 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 10:44 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 9:44 AM2599 km1615 miles1404 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 9:44 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 8:44 AM3567 km2216 miles1926 nmWest-northwest WNW

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