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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 171° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.93 meters/second, 1551.4 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.4"963.78 miwest0° 08' 58.8"10.29 minorth964.17 mi
24 hours13° 16' 15.6"886.13 mieast3° 58' 10.7"272.89 minorth934.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoFri 11:20 AM110 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 12:20 PM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 12:20 PM193 km120 miles104 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 11:20 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuSat 11:20 AM490 km304 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuSat 10:20 AM577 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSat 11:20 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 11:20 AM640 km398 miles345 nmNorth N
NukualofaSat 11:20 AM788 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LabasaSat 10:20 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmWest W
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