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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 00:54:00 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 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 47' North, Longitude: 136° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.97 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.2 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"0.17 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.01 miwest0° 09' 07.8"10.46 minorth983.80 mi
24 hours11° 16' 02.8"763.03 mieast3° 20' 10.7"229.35 minorth791.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:54 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:54 PM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesThu 4:54 PM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 4:54 PM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 5:54 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasThu 4:54 PM3424 km2128 miles1849 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixThu 5:54 PM3430 km2131 miles1852 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteThu 2:54 PM3562 km2213 miles1923 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityThu 5:54 PM3996 km2483 miles2157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 6:54 PM4050 km2517 miles2187 nmEast-northeast ENE

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