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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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 07:30:00 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: 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
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 km934 miles811 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSun 7:30 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast E
MelekeokSun 4:30 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaSun 4:30 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 4:30 PM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 4:30 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 4:30 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 4:30 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmNorthwest NW

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