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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 = Monday, February 18, 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' North, Longitude: 147° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.25 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.0"944.25 miWest0° 02' 41.7"3.09 miNorth944.12 mi
24 hours11° 36' 33.3"755.15 miEast0° 38' 51.5"44.55 miNorth754.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 6:30 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 6:30 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 7:30 PM1836 km1141 miles991 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 5:30 PM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 5:30 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 5:30 PM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 5:30 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 5:30 PM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 5:30 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 5:30 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmSouthwest SW

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