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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 00:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' North, Longitude: 120° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.94 meters/second, 1562.2 km/hour, 970.7 miles/hour or 843.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.0"970.47 miwest0° 07' 27.6"8.55 minorth970.23 mi
24 hours11° 20' 54.5"758.08 mieast2° 37' 15.4"180.23 minorth774.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 5:34 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 5:34 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 6:34 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 4:34 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth N
San DiegoFri 4:34 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth N
MexicaliFri 4:34 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 6:34 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 4:34 PM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmNorth N
AcapulcoFri 6:34 PM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmEast E
PhoenixFri 5:34 PM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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