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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 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 00' North
Longitude: 158° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"983.25 miwest0° 09' 01.9"10.35 minorth983.03 mi
24 hours11° 16' 14.7"762.67 mieast3° 17' 35.8"226.42 minorth790.69 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 PM1031 km640 miles557 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 4:24 PM1126 km699 miles608 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 2:24 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 3:24 PM2682 km1666 miles1448 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 3:24 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 4:24 PM3226 km2004 miles1742 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 2:24 PM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 2:24 PM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 2:24 PM3398 km2111 miles1835 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 4:24 PM3403 km2114 miles1837 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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