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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: 97%

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 Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 49' South, Longitude: 123° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"1002.71 miwest0° 11' 42.4"13.41 misouth1002.72 mi
24 hours11° 51' 47.9"819.66 mieast4° 36' 29.9"316.68 misouth876.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 1:28 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:28 AM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteTue 11:28 PM3321 km2063 miles1793 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityWed 3:28 AM3593 km2232 miles1940 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:28 AM3729 km2317 miles2014 nmEast E
HermosilloWed 2:28 AM3757 km2335 miles2029 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 11:28 PM3848 km2391 miles2078 nmWest W
GuatemalaWed 3:28 AM4072 km2530 miles2199 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 1:28 AM4112 km2555 miles2220 nmNorth N
San SalvadorWed 3:28 AM4162 km2586 miles2247 nmEast-northeast ENE
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