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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 9:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 176° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.61 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.3"960.77 miWest0° 06' 18.5"7.23 miSouth961.07 mi
24 hours348° 31' 36.4"759.24 miWest2° 53' 35.2"198.92 miSouth790.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 9:42 PM1092 km678 miles590 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 9:42 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 10:42 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 9:42 PM1765 km1096 miles953 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 9:42 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 9:42 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 8:42 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 11:42 PM2720 km1690 miles1468 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiFri 9:42 PM2831 km1759 miles1528 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 10:42 PM3202 km1989 miles1729 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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