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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: 18%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 06:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' North, Longitude: 125° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.01 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.0"993.15 miwest0° 10' 12.3"11.69 minorth992.99 mi
24 hours11° 15' 17.6"769.30 mieast3° 48' 39.2"261.95 minorth808.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cagayan de OroThu 2:54 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSouthwest SW
SurigaoThu 2:54 PM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Marawi CityThu 2:54 PM134 km83 miles72 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoThu 2:54 PM205 km127 miles111 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CityThu 2:54 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorthwest NW
General SantosThu 2:54 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth S
BacolodThu 2:54 PM310 km193 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
Iloilo CityThu 2:54 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorthwest NW
Zamboanga CityThu 2:54 PM401 km249 miles217 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto PrincesaThu 2:54 PM710 km441 miles383 nmWest W
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