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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 03' North
Longitude: 167° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.43 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"949.21 miwest0° 04' 11.6"4.81 misouth949.42 mi
24 hours11° 34' 33.9"757.05 mieast2° 05' 11.9"143.52 misouth775.02 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 9:32 PM68 km42 miles37 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroThu 9:32 PM1385 km860 miles748 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 8:32 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayWed 10:32 PM1866 km1159 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
TarawaThu 9:32 PM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 9:32 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 7:32 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 9:32 PM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 8:32 PM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TokyoThu 6:32 PM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmNorthwest NW
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