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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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 02' North
Longitude: 162° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 16.5"1004.36 miwest0° 11' 39.1"13.34 misouth1004.47 mi
24 hours11° 36' 13.8"802.57 mieast4° 40' 59.6"321.80 misouth864.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 1:46 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirWed 12:46 AM839 km521 miles453 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 1:46 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmEast E
MajuroWed 1:46 AM1140 km709 miles616 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraWed 12:46 AM1203 km747 miles650 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 1:46 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 1:46 AM2093 km1300 miles1130 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 11:46 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaWed 12:46 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 1:46 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmEast E
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