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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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
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 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 4:44 PM1218 km757 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 5:44 PM1809 km1124 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 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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