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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: 65%

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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 116° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.35 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.05 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth940.05 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.2"755.52 mieast0° 22' 35.3"25.90 misouth756.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KowloonTue 7:26 PM292 km182 miles158 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongTue 7:26 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouTue 7:26 PM310 km192 miles167 nmNorth N
ShenzhenTue 7:26 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
MacauTue 7:26 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuangzhouTue 7:26 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
FoshanTue 7:26 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenTue 7:26 PM464 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KaohsiungTue 7:26 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
TaichungTue 7:26 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
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