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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 10:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' North, Longitude: 167° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.92 meters/second, 1590.9 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.1"988.39 miWest0° 09' 46.6"11.20 miSouth988.71 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.0"771.55 miEast4° 08' 48.8"284.98 miSouth826.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 12:10 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 10:10 PM1522 km945 miles822 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSun 12:10 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSun 11:10 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 11:10 PM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSun 10:10 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmWest W
TarawaSun 10:10 PM2399 km1491 miles1296 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 10:10 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 12:10 AM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 10:10 PM2972 km1846 miles1605 nmWest-northwest WNW

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