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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 11:20:00 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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' North, Longitude: 175° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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 miSouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.3"988.99 miWest0° 09' 50.6"11.28 miSouth989.31 mi
24 hours348° 39' 36.4"772.02 miWest4° 10' 09.3"286.52 miSouth827.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 11:20 PM596 km370 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 11:20 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 11:20 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSun 11:20 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSun 11:20 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 10:20 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 11:20 PM2105 km1308 miles1136 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 12:20 AM2118 km1316 miles1143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoMon 12:20 AM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSun 10:20 PM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmSouthwest SW

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