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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:14:00 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: 16%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 42' North, Longitude: 137° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.28 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.2"995.94 miwest0° 10' 33.3"12.09 minorth995.81 mi
24 hours11° 15' 53.3"772.19 mieast3° 58' 09.6"272.80 minorth814.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:14 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 2:14 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 2:14 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesWed 4:14 PM3536 km2197 miles1909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 5:14 PM3667 km2279 miles1980 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 4:14 PM3669 km2280 miles1981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:14 PM3718 km2310 miles2008 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhoenixWed 5:14 PM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 4:14 PM3895 km2420 miles2103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaWed 2:14 PM4007 km2490 miles2164 nmSouthwest SW
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