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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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 01:26:00 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: 33%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' North, Longitude: 132° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.72 meters/second, 1561.4 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.5"969.97 miwest0° 07' 23.5"8.47 minorth969.73 mi
24 hours11° 21' 08.6"757.95 mieast2° 35' 35.1"178.31 minorth773.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaFri 5:26 PM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 5:26 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 5:26 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliFri 5:26 PM2600 km1615 miles1404 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoFri 5:26 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 6:26 PM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluFri 3:26 PM2749 km1708 miles1485 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixFri 6:26 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasFri 5:26 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiSat 3:26 PM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmWest-southwest WSW
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