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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:24:00 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: 24%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' North, Longitude: 128° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.09 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.29 miwest0° 09' 09.8"10.50 minorth984.07 mi
24 hours11° 15' 59.1"763.17 mieast3° 21' 01.2"230.32 minorth792.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaThu 4:24 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoThu 4:24 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 5:24 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 4:24 PM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 5:24 PM2955 km1836 miles1596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 4:24 PM2959 km1838 miles1597 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 4:24 PM3038 km1888 miles1640 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 2:24 PM3264 km2028 miles1763 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 6:24 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 2:24 PM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmWest-southwest WSW

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