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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 133° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.32 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 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"942.23 miwest0° 02' 05.6"2.40 misouth942.34 mi
24 hours11° 38' 41.8"756.07 mieast1° 16' 09.4"87.32 misouth764.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaWed 8:02 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiWed 7:02 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaWed 9:02 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 8:02 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth S
KumamotoWed 8:02 PM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonWed 7:02 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 7:02 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaWed 8:02 PM1528 km949 miles825 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuWed 8:02 PM1542 km958 miles832 nmNorth N
KobeWed 8:02 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
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