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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 00:26:00 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: 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' North, Longitude: 118° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.97 meters/second, 1562.3 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 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' 45.0"970.55 miwest0° 07' 28.1"8.56 minorth970.31 mi
24 hours11° 20' 52.4"758.10 mieast2° 37' 30.8"180.52 minorth774.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 5:26 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 6:26 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 5:26 PM1716 km1067 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 6:26 PM1829 km1136 miles988 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonFri 6:26 PM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 4:26 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth N
AcapulcoFri 6:26 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmEast E
San DiegoFri 4:26 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorth N
MexicaliFri 4:26 PM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiFri 6:26 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmEast-northeast ENE

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