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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 50' North, Longitude: 148° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 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' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.3"1004.39 miwest0° 11' 39.8"13.36 misouth1004.50 mi
24 hours11° 36' 53.3"803.38 mieast4° 41' 00.4"321.82 misouth865.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeWed 12:46 AM852 km529 miles460 nmSouth S
JayapuraTue 11:46 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
BukaWed 12:46 AM982 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyWed 12:46 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 1:46 AM1275 km792 miles688 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 12:46 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 11:46 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 11:46 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 1:46 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsWed 12:46 AM1985 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth S
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