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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 = Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 3:40:00 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 MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 41' North, Longitude: 177° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.0"995.75 miWest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 miNorth995.65 mi
24 hours12° 03' 10.6"828.07 miEast4° 00' 02.0"274.93 miNorth868.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 3:40 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 3:40 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 3:40 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 3:40 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 3:40 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:40 PM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 3:40 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 5:40 PM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Tue 5:40 PM2362 km1467 miles1275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayMon 4:40 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth N

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