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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 = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 7:30:00 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: 45%

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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' North, Longitude: 150° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.90 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.4"953.83 miWest0° 04' 56.2"5.66 miNorth953.62 mi
24 hours11° 30' 06.7"755.48 miEast1° 34' 01.6"107.79 miNorth759.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 5:30 PM622 km386 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaSun 5:30 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 6:30 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSun 7:30 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast E
MelekeokSun 4:30 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaSun 4:30 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 4:30 PM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 4:30 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 4:30 PM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 4:30 PM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmNorthwest NW

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