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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: 73%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 165° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.70 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"941.81 miwest0° 01' 53.2"2.17 misouth941.90 mi
24 hours11° 38' 57.3"756.01 mieast1° 11' 18.1"81.75 misouth763.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 8:52 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 8:52 PM1588 km987 miles857 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 7:52 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 9:52 PM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 8:52 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 8:52 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 6:52 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 8:52 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoWed 5:52 PM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 7:52 PM3338 km2074 miles1803 nmSouth S
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