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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 = Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:40:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' North, Longitude: 156° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.6"945.40 miWest0° 03' 02.7"3.49 miNorth945.26 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.2"755.14 miEast0° 47' 28.8"54.44 miNorth755.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaSun 6:40 PM80 km49 miles43 nmEast E
WailukuSun 6:40 PM131 km82 miles71 nmNorth N
Napili-HonokowaiSun 6:40 PM138 km86 miles75 nmNorth N
HiloSun 6:40 PM175 km109 miles94 nmEast E
HonoluluSun 6:40 PM210 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 6:40 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 5:40 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 4:40 PM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 5:40 PM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 4:40 PM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmWest-southwest WSW

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