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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 8:30:00 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' North, Longitude: 136° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.32 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.89 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"953.36 miWest0° 04' 50.9"5.56 miNorth953.16 mi
24 hours11° 30' 24.4"755.44 miEast1° 31' 52.5"105.32 miNorth759.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 6:30 PM1074 km668 miles580 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokSun 5:30 PM1214 km755 miles656 nmSouth S
QuezonSun 4:30 PM1655 km1028 miles893 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 4:30 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiSun 4:30 PM1678 km1042 miles906 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 5:30 PM1686 km1047 miles910 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DavaoSun 4:30 PM1690 km1050 miles912 nmSouthwest SW
FukuokaSun 5:30 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSun 5:30 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
General SantosSun 4:30 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmSouthwest SW

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