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 10:36:00 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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.95 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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"||1001.93 mi||west||0° 11' 08.7"||12.76 mi||south||1002.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 21.7"||771.29 mi||east||4° 33' 31.7"||313.23 mi||south||834.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:36 AM||2846 km||1768 miles||1537 nm||W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:36 AM||3141 km||1952 miles||1696 nm||SW|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:36 AM||3308 km||2055 miles||1786 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:36 AM||3348 km||2080 miles||1808 nm||NW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 3:36 AM||3477 km||2161 miles||1878 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 2:36 AM||3534 km||2196 miles||1908 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 2:36 AM||3777 km||2347 miles||2040 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 3:36 AM||3780 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 2:36 AM||3872 km||2406 miles||2090 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 4:36 AM||3904 km||2426 miles||2108 nm||ENE|
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