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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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 53' North
Longitude: 133° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.3"950.17 miwest0° 04' 24.3"5.05 misouth950.39 mi
24 hours11° 34' 00.8"757.20 mieast2° 10' 06.0"149.13 misouth776.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 8:52 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 9:52 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonThu 7:52 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 7:52 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiThu 7:52 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaThu 8:52 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth N
DavaoThu 7:52 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoThu 8:52 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth N
FukuokaThu 8:52 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth N
KitakyushuThu 8:52 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmNorth N
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