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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 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' North, Longitude: 138° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.89 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"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"1004.04 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 misouth1004.18 mi
24 hours11° 33' 43.6"799.36 mieast4° 40' 41.0"321.42 misouth861.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:46 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:46 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:46 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 1:46 AM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:46 PM3429 km2131 miles1852 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:46 PM3812 km2369 miles2058 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:46 PM4037 km2508 miles2180 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:46 PM4120 km2560 miles2225 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesTue 1:46 AM4156 km2582 miles2244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandMon 9:46 PM4207 km2614 miles2272 nmWest W
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