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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

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 Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' South, Longitude: 156° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.0"998.69 miwest0° 12' 01.9"13.78 minorth998.88 mi
24 hours12° 42' 55.4"878.15 mieast4° 47' 14.5"328.93 minorth938.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 2:30 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
FakaofoSun 1:30 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 2:30 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sun 2:30 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 2:30 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 12:30 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmWest W
AlofiSat 1:30 PM2255 km1401 miles1217 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 12:30 PM2711 km1685 miles1464 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 2:30 PM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 1:30 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmSouthwest SW

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