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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: 74%

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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 136° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.31 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"942.13 miwest0° 02' 04.6"2.38 misouth942.24 mi
24 hours11° 38' 43.2"756.01 mieast1° 15' 44.5"86.83 misouth763.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 8:52 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaWed 7:52 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokWed 7:52 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmSouth S
KumamotoWed 7:52 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaWed 7:52 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth N
KobeWed 7:52 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
FukuokaWed 7:52 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuWed 7:52 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
KitakyushuWed 7:52 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiWed 6:52 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmWest-northwest WNW
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