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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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 119° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 50.3"942.45 miwest0° 02' 11.3"2.51 misouth942.56 mi
24 hours11° 38' 34.3"756.10 mieast1° 18' 23.5"89.88 misouth764.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 8:02 PM339 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 8:02 PM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouWed 8:02 PM445 km277 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungWed 8:02 PM461 km287 miles249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
XiamenWed 8:02 PM490 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityWed 8:02 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HsinchuWed 8:02 PM540 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MabalacatWed 8:02 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AngelesWed 8:02 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KowloonWed 8:02 PM577 km359 miles312 nmWest-northwest WNW
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