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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 18, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.11 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.0"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.3"||943.98 mi||west||0° 02' 35.0"||2.96 mi||north||943.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 47.6"||755.21 mi||east||0° 36' 10.10"||41.49 mi||north||754.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taipei||Mon 5:40 PM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Mon 5:40 PM||1150 km||714 miles||621 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Mon 5:40 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| WSW|
|Kagoshima||Mon 6:40 PM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| N|
|Foochow||Mon 5:40 PM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| WNW|
|Xiamen||Mon 5:40 PM||1362 km||847 miles||736 nm|| WNW|
|Kumamoto||Mon 6:40 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Mon 6:40 PM||1453 km||903 miles||785 nm|| SSE|
|Shantou||Mon 5:40 PM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm|| WNW|
|Fukuoka||Mon 6:40 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm|| N|
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