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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 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 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° 44' 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"1000.65 miwest0° 11' 08.0"12.75 misouth1000.87 mi
24 hours11° 25' 17.3"786.77 mieast4° 34' 30.0"314.35 misouth849.12 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 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zamboanga CityMon 11:46 PM200 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
General SantosMon 11:46 PM287 km179 miles155 nmEast-northeast ENE
Marawi CityMon 11:46 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavaoMon 11:46 PM379 km235 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cagayan de OroMon 11:46 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoMon 11:46 PM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloMon 11:46 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth S
Cebu CityMon 11:46 PM575 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BacolodMon 11:46 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth N

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