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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: 82%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' North, Longitude: 145° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.70 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.6 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 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.0"949.82 miwest0° 04' 19.8"4.96 misouth950.04 mi
24 hours11° 34' 12.7"757.14 mieast2° 08' 21.1"147.13 misouth775.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 9:02 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 9:02 PM610 km379 miles330 nmSouth S
MelekeokThu 8:02 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuThu 8:02 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 8:02 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirThu 10:02 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 8:02 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 8:02 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 8:02 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 8:02 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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