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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 = Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:42:00 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: 73%

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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 16' North, Longitude: 153° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.20 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.70 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"941.90 miWest0° 01' 58.0"2.25 miSouth942.00 mi
24 hours11° 38' 51.7"755.98 miEast1° 13' 07.8"83.84 miSouth763.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 7:42 PM990 km615 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaWed 7:42 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 9:42 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast E
PalikirWed 8:42 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaWed 6:42 PM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 6:42 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaWed 6:42 PM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 6:42 PM2379 km1479 miles1285 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 6:42 PM2384 km1482 miles1287 nmNorthwest NW
KobeWed 6:42 PM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmNorthwest NW

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