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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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 00:16:00 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: 33%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' North, Longitude: 115° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.02 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.1"970.65 miwest0° 07' 28.9"8.57 minorth970.40 mi
24 hours11° 20' 49.7"758.12 mieast2° 37' 50.1"180.89 minorth774.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaFri 6:16 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanFri 5:16 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 6:16 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesFri 6:16 PM1601 km995 miles864 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonFri 6:16 PM1627 km1011 miles878 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 5:16 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 6:16 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmEast E
San Luis PotosiFri 6:16 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 6:16 PM1824 km1134 miles985 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 4:16 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth N

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