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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 = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 5:44:00 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: 35%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 164° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.61 meters/second, 1557.4 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 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"967.50 miWest0° 07' 03.7"8.09 miNorth967.25 mi
24 hours11° 22' 20.5"757.39 miEast2° 27' 11.7"168.70 miNorth771.28 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 5:44 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroSat 5:44 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 4:44 PM1217 km757 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 5:44 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 5:44 PM1813 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSat 3:44 PM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmWest W
MidwayFri 6:44 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandFri 5:44 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSat 4:44 PM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 5:44 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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