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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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 12' North, Longitude: 134° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.68 meters/second, 1561.3 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.4"969.90 miwest0° 07' 23.0"8.46 minorth969.65 mi
24 hours11° 21' 10.7"757.93 mieast2° 35' 19.6"178.02 minorth773.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:34 PM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmWest-northwest WNW
TijuanaFri 5:34 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 5:34 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 5:34 PM2655 km1650 miles1433 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoFri 5:34 PM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 6:34 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 3:34 PM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasFri 5:34 PM3016 km1874 miles1629 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:34 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityFri 6:34 PM3585 km2227 miles1936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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