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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' North, Longitude: 179° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"948.87 miwest0° 04' 06.9"4.72 misouth949.08 mi
24 hours348° 25' 14.5"757.00 miwest2° 03' 26.3"141.50 misouth774.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 9:42 PM1062 km660 miles574 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandThu 8:42 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest W
MajuroThu 8:42 PM1590 km988 miles858 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 8:42 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 8:42 PM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 10:42 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmEast E
YarenThu 8:42 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 7:42 PM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 8:42 PM3056 km1899 miles1650 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 10:42 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmSoutheast SE
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