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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 131° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.34 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' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"942.27 miwest0° 02' 06.5"2.42 misouth942.38 mi
24 hours11° 38' 40.6"756.07 mieast1° 16' 31.9"87.74 misouth764.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiWed 7:12 PM1149 km714 miles621 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 7:12 PM1257 km781 miles678 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaWed 8:12 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth N
ManilaWed 7:12 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoWed 8:12 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorth N
FoochowWed 7:12 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokWed 8:12 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmSouth-southeast SSE
XiamenWed 7:12 PM1451 km902 miles783 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaWed 8:12 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmNorth N
KitakyushuWed 8:12 PM1514 km941 miles818 nmNorth N
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