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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 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"943.98 miwest0° 02' 35.1"2.96 minorth943.86 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.7"755.21 mieast0° 36' 11.0"41.49 minorth754.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiMon 5:40 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonMon 5:40 PM1150 km714 miles621 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 5:40 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaMon 6:40 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth N
FoochowMon 5:40 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenMon 5:40 PM1362 km847 miles736 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 6:40 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
MelekeokMon 6:40 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouMon 5:40 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaMon 6:40 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmNorth N
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