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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:44:00 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: 24%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.00 meters/second, 1584.0 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 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' 31.8"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.5"||984.16 mi||west||0° 09' 08.5"||10.47 mi||north||983.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 01.6"||763.13 mi||east||3° 20' 25.6"||229.66 mi||north||792.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:44 PM||2753 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:44 PM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm||WSW|
|Los Angeles||Thu 4:44 PM||2942 km||1828 miles||1588 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 5:44 PM||3063 km||1903 miles||1654 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Thu 4:44 PM||3104 km||1929 miles||1676 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Thu 5:44 PM||3279 km||2037 miles||1771 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Thu 4:44 PM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Thu 2:44 PM||3664 km||2276 miles||1978 nm||SSW|
|Mexico City||Thu 6:44 PM||3827 km||2378 miles||2066 nm||ENE|
|Salt Lake City||Thu 5:44 PM||3877 km||2409 miles||2093 nm||NNE|
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