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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: 35%

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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' North, Longitude: 166° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.13 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.1"967.63 miwest0° 07' 04.2"8.10 minorth967.38 mi
24 hours11° 22' 18.5"757.46 mieast2° 27' 25.3"168.97 minorth771.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 5:36 PM398 km248 miles215 nmNorth N
MajuroSat 5:36 PM1071 km665 miles578 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 4:36 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 5:36 PM1729 km1074 miles934 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 5:36 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 6:36 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaSat 3:36 PM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmWest W
Baker IslandFri 5:36 PM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSat 4:36 PM2872 km1784 miles1551 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 5:36 PM3018 km1876 miles1630 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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