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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 MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 00' North, Longitude: 157° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"983.19 miwest0° 09' 02.0"10.35 minorth982.97 mi
24 hours11° 16' 14.6"762.62 mieast3° 17' 37.7"226.44 minorth790.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 4:24 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 4:24 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 2:24 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 3:24 PM2703 km1679 miles1459 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 3:24 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 4:24 PM3239 km2013 miles1749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteThu 4:24 PM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 2:24 PM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 2:24 PM3414 km2122 miles1844 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 2:24 PM3427 km2130 miles1851 nmWest W

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