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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: 96%

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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' South, Longitude: 160° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.1"1001.46 miwest0° 11' 39.1"13.34 misouth1001.43 mi
24 hours11° 56' 53.8"824.67 mieast4° 33' 31.4"313.28 misouth879.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaThu 12:46 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoThu 1:46 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraThu 1:46 AM617 km384 miles333 nmSouth S
BukaThu 12:46 AM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 2:46 AM850 km528 miles459 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 1:46 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyThu 12:46 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 2:46 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 2:46 AM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaThu 1:46 AM1782 km1108 miles962 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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