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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 10:50:00 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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 113° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 03.5"943.61 miWest0° 02' 28.6"2.84 miNorth943.49 mi
24 hours11° 37' 01.0"755.16 miEast0° 33' 35.3"38.51 miNorth754.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacauMon 6:50 PM242 km151 miles131 nmNorth N
Hong KongMon 6:50 PM258 km161 miles140 nmNorth N
KowloonMon 6:50 PM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenMon 6:50 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
FoshanMon 6:50 PM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth N
GuangzhouMon 6:50 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
HaikouMon 6:50 PM353 km220 miles191 nmWest W
ShantouMon 6:50 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
NanningMon 6:50 PM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenMon 6:50 PM666 km414 miles359 nmNortheast NE

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