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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 139° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.38 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"940.04 miwest0° 00' 18.5"0.35 minorth940.03 mi
24 hours11° 39' 46.6"755.44 mieast0° 18' 57.4"21.74 misouth756.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 7:52 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 7:52 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 6:52 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuTue 6:52 PM1575 km979 miles850 nmNorth N
ShizuokaTue 6:52 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth N
KumamotoTue 6:52 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaTue 6:52 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeTue 6:52 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 6:52 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNorth N
KyotoTue 6:52 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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