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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: 55%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 55' North
Longitude: 144° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.23 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 04.9"944.26 miwest0° 02' 40.6"3.07 minorth944.13 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.7"755.20 mieast0° 38' 26.5"44.08 minorth754.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 6:40 PM530 km330 miles286 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 6:40 PM714 km443 miles385 nmSouth S
MelekeokMon 5:40 PM1766 km1098 miles954 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuMon 5:40 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 5:40 PM1787 km1111 miles965 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaMon 5:40 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 5:40 PM1803 km1120 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 5:40 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 5:40 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 5:40 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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