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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 = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 2:30:00 AM.

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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: 43%

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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' North, Longitude: 136° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.60 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.94 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.3"956.26 miWest0° 05' 21.9"6.15 miNorth956.03 mi
24 hours11° 28' 36.4"755.69 miEast1° 44' 41.2"120.01 miNorth761.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 4:30 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmWest-northwest WNW
TijuanaSat 6:30 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSat 6:30 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 6:30 PM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 6:30 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoSat 6:30 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSun 4:30 PM2861 km1777 miles1545 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloSat 7:30 PM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasSat 6:30 PM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 7:30 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmNortheast NE

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