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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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 176° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.31 meters/second, 1527.5 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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"948.94 miwest0° 04' 07.8"4.74 misouth949.15 mi
24 hours348° 25' 16.8"757.01 miwest2° 03' 47.5"141.90 misouth774.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 8:52 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmWest W
MidwayWed 9:52 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 8:52 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 8:52 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 8:52 PM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 8:52 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 7:52 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 10:52 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 8:52 PM3065 km1904 miles1655 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 10:52 PM3392 km2108 miles1831 nmEast-southeast ESE
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