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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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 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: 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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' North, Longitude: 111° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.99 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.96 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"957.13 miwest0° 05' 30.8"6.32 minorth956.90 mi
24 hours11° 28' 04.7"755.77 mieast1° 48' 21.0"124.20 minorth762.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaSat 6:46 PM742 km461 miles400 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanSat 5:46 PM814 km506 miles440 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSat 6:46 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesSat 6:46 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonSat 6:46 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiSat 6:46 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoSat 6:46 PM1243 km772 miles671 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 5:46 PM1259 km783 miles680 nmNorth N
Mexico CitySat 6:46 PM1329 km826 miles717 nmEast E
ChihuahuaSat 5:46 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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