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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: 99%

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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 37' North, Longitude: 153° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.1 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' 20.0"1004.19 miwest0° 11' 36.4"13.29 misouth1004.32 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.3"800.21 mieast4° 40' 47.9"321.58 misouth862.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:46 AM427 km265 miles231 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:46 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluTue 12:46 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 11:46 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 10:46 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 12:46 AM2618 km1626 miles1413 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 12:46 AM2642 km1642 miles1426 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 11:46 PM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 10:46 PM3228 km2006 miles1743 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 11:46 PM3452 km2145 miles1864 nmSouthwest SW
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