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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: 56%
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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 01' North
Longitude: 115° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.1 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"943.71 miwest0° 02' 29.4"2.86 minorth943.59 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.4"755.21 mieast0° 33' 55.4"38.90 minorth754.85 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 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hong KongMon 6:40 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
ShenzhenMon 6:40 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauMon 6:40 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouMon 6:40 PM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuangzhouMon 6:40 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNorthwest NW
FoshanMon 6:40 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 6:40 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouMon 6:40 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest W
KaohsiungMon 6:40 PM582 km361 miles314 nmNortheast NE
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