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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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 157° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.55 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 57.6"949.48 miwest0° 04' 15.2"4.88 misouth949.69 mi
24 hours11° 34' 24.5"757.09 mieast2° 06' 36.1"145.13 misouth775.40 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 10:12 PM955 km594 miles516 nmEast E
PalikirThu 9:12 PM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 8:12 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 10:12 PM1974 km1226 miles1066 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 10:12 PM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 7:12 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 7:12 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaThu 10:12 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayWed 11:12 PM2746 km1706 miles1483 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokThu 7:12 PM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmWest-southwest WSW
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