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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 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' North, Longitude: 166° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.77 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 11.8"961.14 miwest0° 06' 21.9"7.30 misouth961.43 mi
24 hours11° 28' 13.0"759.33 mieast2° 54' 50.4"200.36 misouth790.63 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 10:22 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 10:22 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 9:22 PM1462 km908 miles789 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 10:22 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 10:22 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:22 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaFri 8:22 PM2418 km1503 miles1306 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 10:22 PM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 9:22 PM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 10:22 PM3115 km1935 miles1682 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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