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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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 03:52:00 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: 71%

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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 121° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.77 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"940.92 miwest0° 01' 24.5"1.62 misouth940.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 26.1"755.82 mieast0° 59' 59.5"68.78 misouth761.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaTue 7:52 PM1427 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoTue 7:52 PM1441 km896 miles778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 8:52 PM1460 km907 miles789 nmNortheast NE
MexicaliTue 7:52 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 7:52 PM1552 km965 miles838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanTue 8:52 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 8:52 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 7:52 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Jose (USA)Tue 7:52 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
San FranciscoTue 7:52 PM1923 km1195 miles1039 nmNorth N

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