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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 02:40:00 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 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 127° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.06 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.0"946.05 miwest0° 03' 13.7"3.70 minorth945.90 mi
24 hours11° 35' 16.7"755.14 mieast0° 51' 57.6"59.57 minorth755.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSun 6:40 PM1784 km1108 miles963 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 6:40 PM1792 km1113 miles968 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSun 6:40 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 6:40 PM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 7:40 PM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 6:40 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoSun 6:40 PM2075 km1289 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 7:40 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoSun 6:40 PM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasSun 6:40 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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