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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 Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' North, Longitude: 128° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.35 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 35.6"975.90 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 misouth976.21 mi
24 hours10° 52' 05.3"729.34 mieast3° 18' 00.2"226.84 misouth768.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Tue 2:50 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Tue 2:50 PM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Tue 2:50 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Tue 2:50 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 2:50 PM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 3:50 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Francisco *Tue 2:50 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 2:50 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 2:50 PM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 11:50 AM3173 km1971 miles1713 nmWest-northwest WNW
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