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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:56:00 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: 98%
|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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 32.0"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.7"||992.57 mi||west||0° 10' 11.8"||11.68 mi||south||992.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 23.8"||761.93 mi||east||4° 16' 19.2"||293.58 mi||south||820.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Mon 11:56 PM||2747 km||1707 miles||1483 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Sun 11:56 PM||2923 km||1816 miles||1578 nm||WNW|
|Los Angeles||Mon 1:56 AM||3172 km||1971 miles||1713 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 2:56 AM||3232 km||2008 miles||1745 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Mon 1:56 AM||3361 km||2088 miles||1815 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Sun 11:56 PM||3435 km||2134 miles||1855 nm||SSW|
|Phoenix||Mon 2:56 AM||3480 km||2162 miles||1879 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Mon 1:56 AM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Mon 1:56 AM||3807 km||2365 miles||2056 nm||S|
|Mexico City||Mon 3:56 AM||3881 km||2412 miles||2096 nm||ENE|
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