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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: 81%
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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 10' North
Longitude: 168° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.4"948.54 miwest0° 04' 02.3"4.63 misouth948.75 mi
24 hours11° 34' 56.8"756.95 mieast2° 01' 40.4"139.48 misouth774.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 9:52 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 8:52 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 7:52 PM2270 km1410 miles1225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 9:52 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 7:52 PM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 7:52 PM2605 km1618 miles1406 nmWest W
TarawaThu 7:52 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 8:52 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 7:52 PM3343 km2077 miles1805 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 7:52 PM3453 km2146 miles1865 nmSouthwest SW
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