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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 = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:52:00 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: 81%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' North, Longitude: 168° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.4 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"948.47 miWest0° 04' 02.2"4.63 miSouth948.68 mi
24 hours11° 34' 57.0"756.90 miEast2° 01' 38.0"139.42 miSouth774.03 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 PM1116 km693 miles602 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 8:52 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 9:52 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 7:52 PM2281 km1417 miles1232 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 7:52 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 7:52 PM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmWest W
TarawaThu 7:52 PM2832 km1759 miles1529 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 8:52 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 7:52 PM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 7:52 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmSouthwest SW

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