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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 03' South
Longitude: 145° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.59 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.9"1001.18 miwest0° 11' 38.3"13.33 misouth1001.15 mi
24 hours11° 57' 54.0"825.63 mieast4° 32' 52.5"312.54 misouth879.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeThu 1:46 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraThu 12:46 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyThu 1:46 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariThu 12:46 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsThu 1:46 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 2:46 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokThu 12:46 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirThu 2:46 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNortheast NE
DarwinThu 1:16 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmWest-southwest WSW
Guam (Hagåtña)Thu 1:46 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth N
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