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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 00:46:00 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 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 45' North, Longitude: 134° 13' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.09 miwest0° 09' 08.3"10.47 minorth983.87 mi
24 hours11° 16' 01.7"763.07 mieast3° 20' 24.2"229.61 minorth792.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:46 PM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:46 PM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesThu 4:46 PM2953 km1835 miles1595 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 5:46 PM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoThu 4:46 PM3112 km1933 miles1680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 5:46 PM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasThu 4:46 PM3310 km2057 miles1787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 2:46 PM3653 km2270 miles1972 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityThu 6:46 PM3849 km2392 miles2078 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salt Lake CityThu 5:46 PM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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