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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 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 146° 16' 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' 15.2"1004.32 miwest0° 11' 39.9"13.36 misouth1004.43 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.2"803.44 mieast4° 41' 00.4"321.79 misouth865.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraTue 11:56 PM720 km448 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeWed 12:56 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 12:56 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 11:56 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmWest W
HagåtñaWed 12:56 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 1:56 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokTue 11:56 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 1:56 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsWed 12:56 AM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth S
DarwinWed 12:26 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmSouthwest SW
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