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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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' North, Longitude: 126° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.98 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.1"975.05 miwest0° 07' 41.5"8.81 minorth974.82 mi
24 hours11° 18' 49.2"759.16 mieast2° 44' 37.6"188.66 minorth777.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityWed 8:48 AM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodWed 8:48 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
Iloilo CityWed 8:48 AM549 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 8:48 AM566 km352 miles306 nmWest W
MakatiWed 8:48 AM568 km353 miles307 nmWest W
ManilaWed 8:48 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
AngelesWed 8:48 AM623 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
MabalacatWed 8:48 AM625 km389 miles338 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tarlac CityWed 8:48 AM630 km392 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cagayan de OroWed 8:48 AM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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