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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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 45' North, Longitude: 133° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.01 meters/second, 1584.0 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.11 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.47 minorth983.89 mi
24 hours11° 16' 01.6"763.08 mieast3° 20' 27.6"229.68 minorth792.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:44 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:44 PM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesThu 4:44 PM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 5:44 PM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoThu 4:44 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 5:44 PM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasThu 4:44 PM3283 km2040 miles1772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 2:44 PM3677 km2285 miles1986 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityThu 6:44 PM3799 km2360 miles2051 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salt Lake CityThu 5:44 PM3862 km2400 miles2085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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