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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: 72%
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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 23' North
Longitude: 144° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"941.22 miwest0° 01' 33.7"1.79 misouth941.30 mi
24 hours11° 39' 18.1"755.91 mieast1° 03' 34.4"72.89 misouth761.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:26 PM1353 km840 miles730 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 7:26 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoTue 9:26 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 9:26 PM3029 km1882 miles1635 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 9:26 PM3379 km2099 miles1824 nmNortheast NE
MidwayTue 6:26 PM3398 km2111 miles1835 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 10:26 PM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 10:26 PM3551 km2206 miles1917 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeattleTue 9:26 PM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverTue 9:26 PM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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