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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 47' North, Longitude: 141° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.90 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.2 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' 21.1"1004.05 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 misouth1004.19 mi
24 hours11° 33' 49.6"799.49 mieast4° 40' 42.2"321.44 misouth861.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:56 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:56 PM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:56 PM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 1:56 AM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:56 PM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:56 PM3558 km2211 miles1921 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:56 PM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:56 PM3901 km2424 miles2107 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:56 PM3938 km2447 miles2126 nmWest W
Los AngelesTue 1:56 AM4293 km2667 miles2318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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