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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 02' North
Longitude: 164° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.46 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.3"949.27 miwest0° 04' 12.5"4.82 misouth949.49 mi
24 hours11° 34' 31.6"757.06 mieast2° 05' 32.9"143.92 misouth775.11 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 9:42 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast E
MajuroThu 9:42 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 8:42 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 10:42 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaThu 9:42 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 9:42 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 7:42 PM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 9:42 PM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoThu 6:42 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraThu 8:42 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmSouth S
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