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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: 98%

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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' North, Longitude: 155° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.73 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.8"988.04 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 misouth988.36 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.1"771.28 mieast4° 07' 51.6"283.92 misouth826.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 11:20 PM981 km609 miles530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 11:20 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSat 9:20 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 10:20 PM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySat 10:20 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSat 11:20 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sun 11:20 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 9:20 PM3512 km2182 miles1896 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 11:20 PM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 9:20 PM3635 km2259 miles1963 nmWest-southwest WSW
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