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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 06:46:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 35%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' North, Longitude: 149° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.12 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.4"966.91 miwest0° 06' 58.8"8.00 minorth966.66 mi
24 hours11° 22' 38.3"757.27 mieast2° 25' 09.4"166.37 minorth770.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 4:46 PM449 km279 miles242 nmWest W
HagåtñaSat 4:46 PM611 km379 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSat 5:46 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSat 6:46 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokSat 3:46 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 3:46 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaSat 3:46 PM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 3:46 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 3:46 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 6:46 PM2513 km1561 miles1357 nmEast-southeast ESE

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