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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 48' North
Longitude: 145° 59' 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"1004.39 miwest0° 11' 39.9"13.36 misouth1004.50 mi
24 hours11° 37' 00.0"803.51 mieast4° 41' 00.4"321.82 misouth865.16 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 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeWed 12:56 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 12:56 AM1142 km709 miles617 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 11:56 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmWest W
HagåtñaWed 12:56 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNorth N
MelekeokTue 11:56 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirWed 1:56 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraWed 1:56 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsWed 12:56 AM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmSouth S
DarwinWed 12:26 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmSouthwest SW
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