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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 = Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:02:00 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: 72%

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 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' North, Longitude: 138° 49' 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"941.09 miWest0° 01' 31.3"1.74 miSouth941.17 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.3"755.85 miEast1° 02' 37.7"71.80 miSouth761.75 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 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest W
San JoseTue 9:02 PM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 9:02 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 9:02 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoTue 9:02 PM2545 km1582 miles1374 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaTue 9:02 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoTue 9:02 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 7:02 PM2872 km1785 miles1551 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasTue 9:02 PM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 10:02 PM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmEast-northeast ENE

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