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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 00:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' North, Longitude: 120° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.93 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"970.46 miwest0° 07' 27.5"8.55 minorth970.21 mi
24 hours11° 20' 55.1"758.07 mieast2° 37' 11.6"180.15 minorth774.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 5:36 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 5:36 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 6:36 PM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 4:36 PM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth N
San DiegoFri 4:36 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth N
MexicaliFri 4:36 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 6:36 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 4:36 PM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 5:36 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 6:36 PM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmEast E
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