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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 00:44:00 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: 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' North, Longitude: 122° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.90 meters/second, 1562.0 km/hour, 970.6 miles/hour or 843.4 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"970.38 miwest0° 07' 26.8"8.53 minorth970.13 mi
24 hours11° 20' 57.2"758.05 mieast2° 36' 56.2"179.86 minorth774.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 5:44 PM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 5:44 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaFri 4:44 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoFri 4:44 PM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliFri 4:44 PM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 6:44 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 4:44 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmNorth N
AguascalientesFri 6:44 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 5:44 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 6:44 PM2418 km1502 miles1306 nmEast E

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