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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 23:10:00 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 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 176° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.21 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.08 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.7"964.40 miwest0° 09' 03.5"10.38 minorth964.80 mi
24 hours346° 45' 04.5"885.16 miwest3° 59' 42.0"274.63 minorth933.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaSat 11:10 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiSat 11:10 AM314 km195 miles170 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaSat 11:10 AM316 km197 miles171 nmEast-southeast ESE
LevukaSat 11:10 AM366 km227 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 11:10 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSat 11:10 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 10:10 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 12:10 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Sat 1:10 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast E
NoumeaSat 10:10 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmSouthwest SW
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