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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 = Friday, February 15, 2013 at 6:36:00 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: 26%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 38' North, Longitude: 141° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.56 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.35 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"980.84 miWest0° 08' 45.2"10.03 miNorth980.61 mi
24 hours11° 16' 53.2"761.53 miEast3° 10' 21.6"218.12 miNorth787.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 4:36 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaipanFri 4:36 PM585 km363 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokFri 3:36 PM902 km560 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 3:36 PM1678 km1042 miles906 nmSouth S
ManokwariFri 3:36 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoFri 2:36 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosFri 2:36 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 5:36 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoFri 2:36 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaFri 2:36 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmWest W

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