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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:26:00 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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' North, Longitude: 129° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.08 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.27 miwest0° 09' 09.6"10.50 minorth984.05 mi
24 hours11° 15' 59.4"763.16 mieast3° 20' 58.0"230.26 minorth792.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaThu 4:26 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoThu 4:26 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 5:26 PM2709 km1684 miles1463 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 4:26 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 4:26 PM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 5:26 PM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 4:26 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 2:26 PM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:26 PM3273 km2034 miles1767 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityThu 6:26 PM3348 km2080 miles1808 nmEast-northeast ENE
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