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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 1, 2014 at 12:20:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 167° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.48 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.8"989.01 miWest0° 11' 27.9"13.13 miNorth989.32 mi
24 hours13° 13' 24.4"905.83 miEast4° 43' 29.2"324.66 miNorth966.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 1:20 PM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSat 1:20 PM579 km360 miles312 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoFri 1:20 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sat 2:20 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 2:20 PM807 km502 miles436 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiFri 1:20 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 12:20 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 12:20 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:20 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 1:20 PM1665 km1034 miles899 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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