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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 60' South
Longitude: 172° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.06 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 27' 43.7"982.08 miwest0° 10' 51.8"12.45 minorth982.46 mi
24 hours12° 36' 46.5"856.53 mieast4° 33' 23.9"313.17 minorth917.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 12:20 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNortheast NE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:20 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
Apia *Sun 1:20 PM327 km203 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoSat 12:20 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuSun 11:20 AM462 km287 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSun 12:20 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuSun 12:20 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 11:20 AM936 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 12:20 PM938 km583 miles506 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PangaiSun 12:20 PM993 km617 miles536 nmSouth S
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