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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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 113° 27' 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"943.67 miwest0° 02' 28.5"2.84 minorth943.55 mi
24 hours11° 37' 01.3"755.21 mieast0° 33' 32.7"38.46 minorth754.84 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 km150 miles130 nmNorth N
Hong KongMon 6:50 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonMon 6:50 PM270 km167 miles146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenMon 6:50 PM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouMon 6:50 PM325 km202 miles176 nmWest W
FoshanMon 6:50 PM334 km208 miles181 nmNorth N
GuangzhouMon 6:50 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
ShantouMon 6:50 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE
NanningMon 6:50 PM616 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuilinMon 6:50 PM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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