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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: 88%

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 Friday, February 22, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' North, Longitude: 171° 30' 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"960.39 miwest0° 06' 14.4"7.15 misouth960.69 mi
24 hours11° 28' 36.4"759.19 mieast2° 52' 03.0"197.18 misouth789.67 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 PM1377 km855 miles743 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 10:52 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 8:52 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 8:52 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 10:52 PM2284 km1419 miles1234 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 8:52 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmWest W
TarawaFri 8:52 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 9:52 PM2920 km1814 miles1577 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 8:52 PM3005 km1867 miles1623 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 8:52 PM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmSouthwest SW
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