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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 131° 41' 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"942.20 miwest0° 02' 06.4"2.42 misouth942.31 mi
24 hours11° 38' 40.7"756.02 mieast1° 16' 29.3"87.69 misouth764.09 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 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaWed 8:12 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorth N
QuezonWed 7:12 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 7:12 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoWed 8:12 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth N
FoochowWed 7:12 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokWed 8:12 PM1442 km896 miles778 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FukuokaWed 8:12 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth N
KitakyushuWed 8:12 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmNorth N
HagåtñaWed 9:12 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmEast-southeast ESE
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