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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 23:24:00 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: 24%

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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 33' North, Longitude: 114° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.33 meters/second, 1585.2 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.6"984.83 miwest0° 09' 13.7"10.57 minorth984.62 mi
24 hours11° 15' 52.1"763.46 mieast3° 22' 42.0"232.24 minorth793.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaThu 5:24 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 4:24 PM1542 km958 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 5:24 PM1549 km963 miles836 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoThu 5:24 PM1662 km1033 miles898 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesThu 5:24 PM1716 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
LeonThu 5:24 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 5:24 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 5:24 PM1849 km1149 miles999 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 4:24 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 5:24 PM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmEast-northeast ENE
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