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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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' North, Longitude: 159° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.2"961.49 miwest0° 06' 24.5"7.35 misouth961.79 mi
24 hours11° 28' 04.9"759.46 mieast2° 55' 48.7"201.48 misouth791.05 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 10:52 PM808 km502 miles436 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 9:52 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 8:52 PM1623 km1009 miles877 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 10:52 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 10:52 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 10:52 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 11:52 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoFri 7:52 PM2864 km1779 miles1546 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 7:52 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 9:52 PM2904 km1805 miles1568 nmSouth S
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