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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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 20' North, Longitude: 172° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 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"988.56 miWest0° 09' 47.7"11.22 miSouth988.88 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.1"771.68 miEast4° 09' 11.9"285.43 miSouth826.91 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 PM1222 km760 miles660 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 10:30 PM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 12:30 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaSun 10:30 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 12:30 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 11:30 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 11:30 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 10:30 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 10:30 PM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 10:30 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmWest-southwest WSW

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