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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 = Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:44:00 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: 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' North, Longitude: 162° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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"983.01 miWest0° 09' 00.6"10.32 miNorth982.78 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.3"762.53 miEast3° 17' 03.5"225.78 miNorth790.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 4:44 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 4:44 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 2:44 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 3:44 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 3:44 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 2:44 PM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmWest W
TarawaFri 2:44 PM2920 km1814 miles1577 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 2:44 PM3025 km1880 miles1633 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 4:44 PM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 2:44 PM3368 km2093 miles1818 nmWest-northwest WNW

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