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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 20' North
Longitude: 172° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 38.2"988.64 miwest0° 09' 47.9"11.22 misouth988.96 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.1"771.74 mieast4° 09' 13.3"285.47 misouth826.98 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 10:30 PM1211 km752 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 10:30 PM1842 km1145 miles995 nmWest W
TarawaSun 10:30 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 12:30 AM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluSun 12:30 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 11:30 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 11:30 PM2183 km1356 miles1178 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 10:30 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 10:30 PM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 10:30 PM2590 km1609 miles1399 nmWest-southwest WSW
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