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 20:44:00 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: 31%
|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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 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' 31.7"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.0"||972.70 mi||west||0° 07' 44.8"||8.88 mi||north||972.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 54.7"||758.67 mi||east||2° 44' 34.6"||188.60 mi||north||776.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Fri 4:44 PM||321 km||199 miles||173 nm||ENE|
|Roseau||Fri 4:44 PM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||ENE|
|Brades||Fri 4:44 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||NE|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Fri 4:44 PM||347 km||216 miles||188 nm||NNE|
|Fort-de-France||Fri 4:44 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||E|
|Christiansted||Fri 4:44 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||N|
|Pointe-à-Pitre||Fri 4:44 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||ENE|
|Castries||Fri 4:44 PM||368 km||228 miles||198 nm||E|
|Kingstown||Fri 4:44 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||ESE|
|Vieux Fort||Fri 4:44 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||ESE|
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