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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 15, 2013 at 1:44:00 AM.

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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: 24%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 54' North, Longitude: 148° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.76 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"983.56 miWest0° 09' 04.6"10.40 miNorth983.34 mi
24 hours11° 16' 09.2"762.80 miEast3° 18' 45.8"227.74 miNorth791.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 3:44 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 3:44 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 3:44 PM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 1:44 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 2:44 PM3461 km2150 miles1869 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 2:44 PM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmNorthwest NW
San FranciscoThu 5:44 PM3850 km2393 miles2079 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 3:44 PM3852 km2393 miles2080 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 3:44 PM3876 km2408 miles2093 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesThu 5:44 PM3907 km2428 miles2110 nmNortheast NE

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