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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:06:00 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: 95%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.4"||1001.80 mi||west||0° 11' 07.9"||12.75 mi||south||1002.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 14.0"||771.04 mi||east||4° 33' 18.1"||312.97 mi||south||833.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Tue 3:06 AM||3040 km||1889 miles||1642 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 4:06 AM||3199 km||1988 miles||1727 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 2:06 AM||3297 km||2049 miles||1780 nm||N|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:06 AM||3365 km||2091 miles||1817 nm||S|
|Phoenix||Tue 3:06 AM||3421 km||2125 miles||1847 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 2:06 AM||3595 km||2234 miles||1941 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 2:06 AM||3650 km||2268 miles||1971 nm||N|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:06 AM||3650 km||2268 miles||1971 nm||W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:06 AM||3696 km||2296 miles||1996 nm||SW|
|Guatemala||Tue 4:06 AM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm||ENE|
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