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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 = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 34%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 149° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.42 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.16 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.8"969.32 miWest0° 07' 18.3"8.37 miNorth969.07 mi
24 hours11° 21' 27.2"757.80 miEast2° 33' 23.4"175.80 miNorth773.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 4:34 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 4:34 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 3:34 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 2:34 PM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoFri 6:34 PM3616 km2247 miles1952 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 4:34 PM3634 km2258 miles1962 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 3:34 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesFri 6:34 PM3723 km2314 miles2010 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sat 4:34 PM4078 km2534 miles2202 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasFri 6:34 PM4078 km2534 miles2202 nmNortheast NE

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