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

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 22' North, Longitude: 169° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.1"988.48 miwest0° 09' 47.2"11.21 misouth988.80 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.0"771.61 mieast4° 09' 00.4"285.21 misouth826.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 10:20 PM1354 km841 miles731 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 12:20 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSun 12:20 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 11:20 PM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSun 10:20 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmWest W
TarawaSun 10:20 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 11:20 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 10:20 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 12:20 AM2686 km1669 miles1451 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 10:20 PM2729 km1696 miles1473 nmWest-northwest WNW
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