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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 12:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 57' South, Longitude: 170° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.49 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.4"989.10 miWest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 miNorth989.41 mi
24 hours13° 13' 10.6"905.64 miEast4° 43' 35.2"324.77 miNorth966.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 1:30 PM199 km124 miles107 nmSouthwest SW
AtafuSat 1:30 PM276 km171 miles149 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSat 1:30 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth N
Kanton IslandSat 1:30 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 2:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 2:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoFri 1:30 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSat 12:30 PM890 km553 miles481 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 12:30 PM1147 km712 miles619 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest W

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