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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' North, Longitude: 138° 59' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.2"1004.11 miwest0° 11' 35.5"13.27 misouth1004.25 mi
24 hours11° 33' 44.3"799.43 mieast4° 40' 41.1"321.45 misouth861.77 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 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:46 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:46 PM2975 km1848 miles1606 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 1:46 AM3123 km1941 miles1687 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:46 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:46 PM3784 km2351 miles2043 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:46 PM4010 km2492 miles2165 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:46 PM4095 km2545 miles2211 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesTue 1:46 AM4170 km2591 miles2252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandMon 9:46 PM4177 km2596 miles2255 nmWest W
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