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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 12' North
Longitude: 175° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.19 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"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.3"989.07 miwest0° 09' 50.7"11.28 misouth989.39 mi
24 hours348° 39' 36.4"772.08 miwest4° 10' 10.6"286.56 misouth827.63 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 PM584 km363 miles315 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 11:20 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 11:20 PM1386 km861 miles749 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSat 11:20 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 11:20 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 10:20 PM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 11:20 PM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 12:20 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoMon 12:20 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSun 10:20 PM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmSouthwest SW
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