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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 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 13' North
Longitude: 136° 15' 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"942.20 miwest0° 02' 04.6"2.38 misouth942.31 mi
24 hours11° 38' 43.2"756.06 mieast1° 15' 47.1"86.89 misouth764.02 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 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaWed 7:52 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokWed 7:52 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmSouth S
KumamotoWed 7:52 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FukuokaWed 7:52 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaWed 7:52 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorth N
KitakyushuWed 7:52 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiWed 6:52 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
KobeWed 7:52 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth N
HamamatsuWed 7:52 PM1612 km1002 miles871 nmNorth N
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