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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 55' North
Longitude: 171° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 11.6"961.03 miwest0° 06' 20.4"7.27 misouth961.33 mi
24 hours348° 31' 41.9"759.34 miwest2° 54' 15.0"199.70 misouth790.47 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 10:02 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 10:02 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:02 PM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 10:02 PM1721 km1070 miles929 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 9:02 PM1829 km1137 miles988 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 10:02 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 10:02 PM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 8:02 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 10:02 PM2936 km1824 miles1585 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 9:02 PM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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