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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: 34%
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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 19' North
Longitude: 149° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.41 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.8"969.36 miwest0° 07' 18.1"8.37 minorth969.11 mi
24 hours11° 21' 28.1"757.84 mieast2° 33' 17.3"175.69 minorth773.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 4:36 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 4:36 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 3:36 PM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 2:36 PM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 3:36 PM3608 km2242 miles1948 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 4:36 PM3634 km2258 miles1962 nmSouth S
San FranciscoFri 6:36 PM3668 km2279 miles1980 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 6:36 PM3786 km2352 miles2044 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sat 4:36 PM4028 km2503 miles2175 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasFri 6:36 PM4139 km2572 miles2235 nmNortheast NE
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