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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 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' North, Longitude: 133° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.8 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"950.09 miwest0° 04' 24.2"5.05 misouth950.32 mi
24 hours11° 34' 01.2"757.14 mieast2° 10' 03.6"149.08 misouth776.28 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 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 9:52 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonThu 7:52 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiThu 7:52 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaThu 7:52 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaThu 8:52 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoThu 8:52 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth N
DavaoThu 7:52 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmSouthwest SW
FukuokaThu 8:52 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmNorth N
KitakyushuThu 8:52 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth N
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