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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: 27%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 114° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.5"979.81 miwest0° 08' 37.8"9.89 minorth979.58 mi
24 hours11° 17' 12.5"761.10 mieast3° 07' 09.1"214.45 minorth785.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaFri 4:24 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
Nha TrangFri 3:24 PM592 km368 miles320 nmWest W
OlongapoFri 4:24 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManilaFri 4:24 PM718 km446 miles388 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakatiFri 4:24 PM719 km447 miles388 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuezonFri 4:24 PM727 km451 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baguio CityFri 4:24 PM755 km469 miles407 nmEast-northeast ENE
Da NangFri 3:24 PM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 4:24 PM881 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
Ho Chi MinhFri 3:24 PM890 km553 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW

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