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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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 131° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.7"1000.90 miwest0° 11' 37.4"13.31 misouth1000.86 mi
24 hours11° 58' 55.0"826.60 mieast4° 32' 12.1"311.77 misouth880.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonThu 1:46 AM319 km198 miles172 nmWest W
ManokwariThu 1:46 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
SofifiThu 1:46 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauThu 1:46 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
TernateThu 1:46 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNorthwest NW
DiliThu 1:46 AM767 km477 miles414 nmSouthwest SW
SameThu 1:46 AM793 km493 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
SuaiThu 1:46 AM848 km527 miles458 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinThu 2:16 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth S
ManadoThu 12:46 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNorthwest NW
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