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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 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 19' North
Longitude: 174° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 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"988.71 miwest0° 09' 48.2"11.23 misouth989.03 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.2"771.80 mieast4° 09' 22.5"285.65 misouth827.08 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 10:38 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 10:38 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 10:38 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySat 11:38 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth N
KiritimatiMon 12:38 AM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluSun 12:38 AM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSun 10:38 PM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 11:38 PM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 10:38 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 10:38 PM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmWest-southwest WSW
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