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 01:24:00 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 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.5"||983.74 mi||west||0° 09' 05.8"||10.42 mi||north||983.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 06.6"||762.89 mi||east||3° 19' 19.9"||228.39 mi||north||791.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 3:24 PM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:24 PM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:24 PM||3320 km||2063 miles||1792 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles||Thu 5:24 PM||3544 km||2202 miles||1913 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Thu 5:24 PM||3550 km||2206 miles||1917 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:24 PM||3864 km||2401 miles||2087 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:24 PM||3871 km||2405 miles||2090 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:24 PM||3874 km||2407 miles||2092 nm||WSW|
|Las Vegas||Thu 5:24 PM||3908 km||2428 miles||2110 nm||NE|
|Midway||Thu 2:24 PM||3967 km||2465 miles||2142 nm||WNW|
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