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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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 05' North
Longitude: 174° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.34 meters/second, 1527.6 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"949.01 miwest0° 04' 08.7"4.75 misouth949.22 mi
24 hours348° 25' 19.1"757.02 miwest2° 04' 08.5"142.31 misouth774.74 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 9:02 PM827 km514 miles446 nmWest W
MidwayWed 10:02 PM1306 km812 miles705 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 9:02 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 9:02 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 8:02 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 9:02 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 9:02 PM2323 km1444 miles1254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 11:02 PM2896 km1799 miles1563 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 9:02 PM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Thu 7:02 PM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmWest W
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