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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 178° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 443.57 meters/second, 1596.9 kilometres/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.7"992.07 miWest0° 11' 01.9"12.63 miSouth991.92 mi
24 hours12° 23' 23.4"848.09 miEast4° 11' 08.5"287.68 miSouth890.57 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 2:08 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest W
Mata-UtuFri 2:08 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AtafuFri 3:08 AM668 km415 miles361 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 3:08 AM820 km510 miles443 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 4:08 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaFri 2:08 AM928 km577 miles501 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 4:08 AM964 km599 miles521 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 2:08 AM966 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kanton IslandFri 3:08 AM975 km606 miles527 nmNortheast NE
RawakiFri 3:08 AM1007 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE

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