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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 22' North, Longitude: 169° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.1 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"988.56 miwest0° 09' 47.3"11.21 misouth988.87 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.1"771.68 mieast4° 09' 01.7"285.25 misouth826.85 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 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiMon 12:20 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluSun 12:20 AM1771 km1101 miles956 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSun 10:20 PM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmWest W
MidwaySat 11:20 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSun 10:20 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 11:20 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 10:20 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 12:20 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 10:20 PM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmWest-northwest WNW
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