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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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"||1002.01 mi||west||0° 11' 08.7"||12.77 mi||south||1002.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 21.9"||771.36 mi||east||4° 33' 32.1"||313.26 mi||south||834.16 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||2816 km||1750 miles||1521 nm||W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:36 AM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm||SW|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:36 AM||3309 km||2056 miles||1787 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:36 AM||3324 km||2065 miles||1795 nm||NW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 3:36 AM||3496 km||2172 miles||1888 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 2:36 AM||3546 km||2203 miles||1914 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 2:36 AM||3785 km||2352 miles||2044 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 3:36 AM||3796 km||2359 miles||2050 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 2:36 AM||3884 km||2414 miles||2097 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 4:36 AM||3931 km||2443 miles||2123 nm||ENE|
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