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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, February 21, 2012 at 10:35 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, March 1, 2012 at 1:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 27, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' North, Longitude: 142° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.06 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 32' 36.5"963.99 miwest0° 07' 32.9"8.65 minorth963.71 mi
24 hours11° 07' 32.2"737.51 mieast2° 39' 58.9"183.38 minorth754.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 4:20 PM355 km221 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaMon 4:20 PM408 km254 miles220 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokMon 3:20 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 5:20 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaMon 3:20 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNorth N
OsakaMon 3:20 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraMon 3:20 PM2132 km1324 miles1151 nmSouth S
TokyoMon 3:20 PM2135 km1326 miles1153 nmNorth N
NagoyaMon 3:20 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeMon 3:20 PM2140 km1330 miles1155 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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