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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 162° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 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' 57.4"949.34 miwest0° 04' 13.4"4.84 misouth949.55 mi
24 hours11° 34' 29.2"757.07 mieast2° 05' 54.1"144.32 misouth775.21 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 9:52 PM447 km278 miles241 nmEast E
PalikirThu 8:52 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:52 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 7:52 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 9:52 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 9:52 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 10:52 PM2296 km1426 miles1240 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoThu 6:52 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:52 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 8:52 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmSouth S
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