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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 42%

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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' North, Longitude: 94° 39' West

The ground speed is currently 428.26 meters/second, 1541.7 kilometres/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.97 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.5"957.72 miWest0° 05' 36.7"6.43 miNorth957.50 mi
24 hours11° 27' 43.2"755.84 miEast1° 50' 48.1"127.01 miNorth762.50 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tuxtla GutierrezSat 5:36 PM188 km117 miles102 nmEast-southeast ESE
VillahermosaSat 5:36 PM189 km117 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaSat 5:36 PM229 km142 miles123 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Cristobal de las CasasSat 5:36 PM234 km146 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
VeracruzSat 5:36 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
Santa María HuatulcoSat 5:36 PM265 km165 miles143 nmSouthwest SW
PueblaSat 5:36 PM408 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuetzaltenangoSat 5:36 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSoutheast SE
TexcocoSat 5:36 PM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW
CuernavacaSat 5:36 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW

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