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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 8:52:00 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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 177° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.31 meters/second, 1527.5 km/hour, 949.1 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"948.87 miWest0° 04' 07.7"4.73 miSouth949.07 mi
24 hours348° 25' 16.4"756.96 miWest2° 03' 45.1"141.85 miSouth774.58 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 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmWest W
MidwayWed 9:52 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 8:52 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 8:52 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 8:52 PM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 8:52 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 7:52 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 10:52 PM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 8:52 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 10:52 PM3368 km2093 miles1818 nmEast-southeast ESE

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