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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 14, 2013 at 6:24:00 AM.

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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: 18%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' North, Longitude: 132° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.11 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.9"993.32 miWest0° 10' 14.1"11.72 miNorth993.16 mi
24 hours11° 15' 19.2"769.46 miEast3° 49' 24.6"262.80 miNorth808.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 3:24 PM257 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoThu 2:24 PM801 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosThu 2:24 PM879 km546 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityThu 2:24 PM979 km608 miles529 nmWest W
ManokwariThu 3:24 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmSouth S
ManadoThu 2:24 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloThu 2:24 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 4:24 PM1418 km881 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuezonThu 2:24 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaThu 2:24 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-northwest WNW

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