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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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' North, Longitude: 141° 24' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.1"1004.12 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 misouth1004.26 mi
24 hours11° 33' 50.3"799.56 mieast4° 40' 42.4"321.47 misouth861.88 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 PM1773 km1101 miles957 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:56 PM2316 km1439 miles1250 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:56 PM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 1:56 AM3210 km1995 miles1733 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:56 PM3237 km2012 miles1748 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:56 PM3530 km2193 miles1906 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:56 PM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:56 PM3877 km2409 miles2094 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:56 PM3908 km2428 miles2110 nmWest W
Los AngelesTue 1:56 AM4309 km2677 miles2327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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