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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: 36%

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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' North, Longitude: 121° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.85 meters/second, 1554.7 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.2"965.79 miwest0° 06' 49.6"7.82 minorth965.54 mi
24 hours11° 23' 12.6"757.04 mieast2° 21' 15.1"161.89 minorth769.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySat 4:44 PM87 km54 miles47 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tarlac CitySat 4:44 PM99 km62 miles54 nmSouthwest SW
MabalacatSat 4:44 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouthwest SW
AngelesSat 4:44 PM127 km79 miles69 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSat 4:44 PM151 km94 miles82 nmSouth S
ManilaSat 4:44 PM162 km101 miles87 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiSat 4:44 PM168 km105 miles91 nmSouth S
BalangaSat 4:44 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OlongapoSat 4:44 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSouthwest SW
SilangSat 4:44 PM206 km128 miles111 nmSouth S

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