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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 10:40:00 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: 56%

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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 116° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.73 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"943.65 miWest0° 02' 29.5"2.86 miNorth943.53 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.2"755.16 miEast0° 33' 57.9"38.94 miNorth754.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KowloonMon 6:40 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongMon 6:40 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
ShenzhenMon 6:40 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
MacauMon 6:40 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouMon 6:40 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNorth N
GuangzhouMon 6:40 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
FoshanMon 6:40 PM457 km284 miles247 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 6:40 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KaohsiungMon 6:40 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNortheast NE
HaikouMon 6:40 PM607 km377 miles328 nmWest W

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