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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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' North, Longitude: 166° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 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"961.21 miwest0° 06' 22.0"7.30 misouth961.51 mi
24 hours11° 28' 12.8"759.39 mieast2° 54' 52.6"200.41 misouth790.70 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 PM266 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 10:22 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 9:22 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 10:22 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 10:22 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:22 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaFri 8:22 PM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 10:22 PM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 9:22 PM3004 km1866 miles1622 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 10:22 PM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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