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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 50' North
Longitude: 136° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"1004.09 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 misouth1004.23 mi
24 hours11° 33' 38.3"799.31 mieast4° 40' 39.8"321.42 misouth861.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:36 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:36 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownTue 1:36 AM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 11:36 PM3159 km1963 miles1705 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 11:36 PM3592 km2232 miles1940 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:36 PM4040 km2510 miles2181 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 1:36 AM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 2:36 AM4055 km2520 miles2189 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 1:36 AM4233 km2630 miles2286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 11:36 PM4254 km2643 miles2297 nmWest-southwest WSW
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