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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 10:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' North, Longitude: 148° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.67 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.8"949.68 miWest0° 04' 18.7"4.94 miSouth949.89 mi
24 hours11° 34' 15.5"757.08 miEast2° 07' 57.9"146.68 miSouth775.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 8:52 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaThu 8:52 PM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 9:52 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 7:52 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 10:52 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmEast E
YokohamaThu 7:52 PM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 7:52 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 7:52 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 7:52 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KyotoThu 7:52 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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