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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.27 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 30.9"||991.44 mi||west||0° 09' 50.5"||11.27 mi||north||991.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 09.6"||750.17 mi||east||3° 40' 02.4"||252.08 mi||north||787.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Thu 6:36 PM||2627 km||1632 miles||1419 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:36 PM||2700 km||1678 miles||1458 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 5:36 PM||2830 km||1758 miles||1528 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Thu 6:36 PM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 5:36 PM||3136 km||1949 miles||1693 nm||N|
|Las Vegas||Thu 5:36 PM||3150 km||1958 miles||1701 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 7:36 PM||3156 km||1961 miles||1704 nm||ENE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:36 PM||3496 km||2172 miles||1888 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:36 PM||3568 km||2217 miles||1926 nm||WNW|
|Salt Lake City||Thu 6:36 PM||3738 km||2323 miles||2019 nm||NNE|
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