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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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 00:36:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' North, Longitude: 97° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.37 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.78 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.4"946.76 miwest0° 03' 25.0"3.92 minorth946.60 mi
24 hours11° 34' 47.3"755.15 mieast0° 56' 34.3"64.86 minorth755.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PueblaSun 6:36 PM70 km43 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
TizayucaSun 6:36 PM139 km86 miles75 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySun 6:36 PM150 km93 miles81 nmWest W
VeracruzSun 6:36 PM166 km103 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
CuernavacaSun 6:36 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
OaxacaSun 6:36 PM289 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuerétaroSun 6:36 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
AcapulcoSun 6:36 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouthwest SW
Santa María HuatulcoSun 6:36 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Luis PotosiSun 6:36 PM449 km279 miles242 nmNorthwest NW

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