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 25, 2013 at 07:52:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.2"||950.84 mi||west||0° 04' 52.6"||5.59 mi||south||951.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 13.0"||758.02 mi||east||2° 21' 08.1"||161.78 mi||south||780.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 9:52 PM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm||W|
|Los Angeles||Thu 11:52 PM||2576 km||1600 miles||1391 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Thu 11:52 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||NE|
|Tijuana||Thu 11:52 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Thu 11:52 PM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 11:52 PM||2584 km||1605 miles||1395 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 9:52 PM||2832 km||1760 miles||1529 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas||Thu 11:52 PM||2939 km||1827 miles||1587 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 12:52 AM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 12:52 AM||3032 km||1884 miles||1637 nm||NE|
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