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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 22, 2013 at 8:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' North, Longitude: 171° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.41 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.01 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.7"960.32 miWest0° 06' 14.3"7.15 miSouth960.61 mi
24 hours11° 28' 36.6"759.13 miEast2° 52' 00.8"197.12 miSouth789.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 9:52 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 10:52 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 8:52 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 8:52 PM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 10:52 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 8:52 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmWest W
TarawaFri 8:52 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 9:52 PM2920 km1815 miles1577 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 8:52 PM3016 km1874 miles1628 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 8:52 PM3086 km1918 miles1666 nmSouthwest SW

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