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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 00:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' North, Longitude: 125° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.84 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"970.26 miwest0° 07' 25.9"8.52 minorth970.02 mi
24 hours11° 21' 00.5"758.02 mieast2° 36' 33.0"179.42 minorth774.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaFri 4:56 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoFri 4:56 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 5:56 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 5:56 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast-northeast ENE
MexicaliFri 4:56 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesFri 4:56 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 6:56 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 5:56 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Jose (USA)Fri 4:56 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth N
San FranciscoFri 4:56 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth N

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