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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:20:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 31.6"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.4"||978.97 mi||west||0° 08' 47.5"||10.07 mi||south||979.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 38.4"||757.69 mi||east||3° 47' 38.7"||260.78 mi||south||806.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 11:20 PM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:20 PM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm||WSW|
|Los Angeles||Sun 1:20 AM||2945 km||1830 miles||1590 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Sun 1:20 AM||3056 km||1899 miles||1650 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 2:20 AM||3147 km||1956 miles||1699 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sun 1:20 AM||3307 km||2055 miles||1786 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Sun 2:20 AM||3324 km||2065 miles||1795 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Sat 11:20 PM||3692 km||2294 miles||1993 nm||SSW|
|Salt Lake City||Sun 2:20 AM||3875 km||2408 miles||2092 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Sun 3:20 AM||4011 km||2492 miles||2166 nm||ENE|
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