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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 08:52:00 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: 99%
|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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 31.3"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.8"||964.21 mi||west||0° 07' 00.5"||8.03 mi||south||964.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 00.1"||757.01 mi||east||3° 09' 04.5"||216.66 mi||south||792.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 10:52 PM||1884 km||1171 miles||1017 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:52 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 12:52 AM||2983 km||1854 miles||1611 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 12:52 AM||2990 km||1858 miles||1615 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 12:52 AM||3354 km||2084 miles||1811 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 1:52 AM||3360 km||2088 miles||1814 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 1:52 AM||3448 km||2142 miles||1862 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Fri 10:52 PM||3863 km||2400 miles||2086 nm||SSW|
|Seattle||Sat 12:52 AM||3864 km||2401 miles||2087 nm||NNE|
|Salt Lake City||Sat 1:52 AM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm||NE|
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