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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:56:00 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: 62%
|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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.54 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 28.4"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 29.0"||974.04 mi||west||0° 09' 23.6"||10.76 mi||south||973.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 29.7"||869.78 mi||east||3° 23' 39.4"||233.37 mi||south||894.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 4:56 AM||1710 km||1063 miles||924 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:56 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm||SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:56 AM||3264 km||2028 miles||1762 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:56 AM||3565 km||2215 miles||1925 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Sat 6:56 AM||4257 km||2645 miles||2298 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 2:56 AM||4365 km||2712 miles||2357 nm||WSW|
|Guatemala||Sat 6:56 AM||4441 km||2760 miles||2398 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 6:56 AM||4482 km||2785 miles||2420 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:56 AM||4513 km||2804 miles||2437 nm||WNW|
|Lima||Sat 7:56 AM||4600 km||2858 miles||2484 nm||E|
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