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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 33' North, Longitude: 95° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.3"1003.37 miwest0° 11' 39.0"13.34 minorth1003.38 mi
24 hours11° 24' 33.2"788.41 mieast4° 30' 00.4"309.22 minorth844.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:34 PM795 km494 miles429 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorTue 2:34 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaTue 2:34 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 2:34 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaTue 2:34 PM1499 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 2:34 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaTue 2:34 PM1590 km988 miles858 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 2:34 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelmopanTue 2:34 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 2:34 PM1840 km1143 miles994 nmNorth N
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