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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: 100%

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 Monday, February 25, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 122° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.3"1000.72 miwest0° 11' 08.0"12.75 misouth1000.95 mi
24 hours11° 25' 17.8"786.84 mieast4° 34' 30.6"314.38 misouth849.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Isabela CityMon 11:46 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zamboanga CityMon 11:46 PM192 km119 miles104 nmNorth-northwest NNW
General SantosMon 11:46 PM316 km196 miles171 nmEast-northeast ENE
Marawi CityMon 11:46 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavaoMon 11:46 PM404 km251 miles218 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cagayan de OroMon 11:46 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoMon 11:46 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloMon 11:46 PM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth S
Cebu CityMon 11:46 PM582 km362 miles314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BacolodMon 11:46 PM604 km376 miles326 nmNorth N

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