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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' South, Longitude: 129° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.14 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.6"980.02 miwest0° 10' 41.2"12.24 minorth980.41 mi
24 hours12° 41' 20.2"860.08 mieast4° 30' 18.7"309.65 minorth919.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 12:20 PM1501 km932 miles810 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 10:20 AM2286 km1421 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 3:20 PM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 10:20 AM3425 km2128 miles1850 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 10:20 AM3443 km2139 miles1859 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 9:20 AM4436 km2756 miles2395 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 10:20 AM4620 km2871 miles2494 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 2:20 PM4757 km2956 miles2569 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSat 10:20 AM4794 km2979 miles2589 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 9:20 AM5006 km3110 miles2703 nmWest-southwest WSW
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