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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' North, Longitude: 130° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.37 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.0"996.14 miwest0° 10' 34.9"12.12 minorth996.01 mi
24 hours11° 15' 57.1"772.42 mieast3° 58' 50.8"273.59 minorth815.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 1:44 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmWest W
HermosilloWed 4:44 PM3133 km1947 miles1691 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 3:44 PM3184 km1979 miles1719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluWed 1:44 PM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixWed 4:44 PM3430 km2131 miles1852 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 3:44 PM3436 km2135 miles1855 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteWed 1:44 PM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasWed 3:44 PM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 3:44 PM3616 km2247 miles1952 nmSouth S
Mexico CityWed 5:44 PM3625 km2253 miles1958 nmEast-northeast ENE

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