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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 = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 4:52:00 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: 80%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' North, Longitude: 124° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.62 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"947.33 miWest0° 03' 45.7"4.31 miSouth947.53 mi
24 hours11° 35' 36.8"756.73 miEast1° 55' 14.2"132.10 miSouth772.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaWed 8:52 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoWed 8:52 PM1662 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 8:52 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 8:52 PM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 9:52 PM1762 km1095 miles952 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 9:52 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 9:52 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Wed 8:52 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth N
San FranciscoWed 8:52 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth N
Las VegasWed 8:52 PM2083 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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