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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 7, 2014 at 07:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' North, Longitude: 164° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.29 meters/second, 1545.4 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.01 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.6"960.13 miwest0° 05' 02.4"5.78 minorth959.93 mi
24 hours11° 48' 30.1"781.58 mieast1° 36' 11.9"110.27 minorth785.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 7:22 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 6:22 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 7:22 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 7:22 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 7:22 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 5:22 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmWest W
MidwayThu 8:22 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 7:22 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 6:22 PM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmSouth S
TokyoFri 4:22 PM3192 km1983 miles1723 nmNorthwest NW
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