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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' North, Longitude: 139° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"941.16 miwest0° 01' 31.3"1.75 misouth941.24 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.2"755.90 mieast1° 02' 40.1"71.85 misouth761.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:02 PM1955 km1215 miles1055 nmWest W
San FranciscoTue 9:02 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 9:02 PM2510 km1560 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 9:02 PM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoTue 9:02 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaTue 9:02 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoTue 9:02 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 7:02 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasTue 9:02 PM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 10:02 PM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmEast-northeast ENE
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