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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 01:46:00 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: 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 13' North, Longitude: 137° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.63 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.3"969.78 miwest0° 07' 22.0"8.44 minorth969.53 mi
24 hours11° 21' 14.1"757.90 mieast2° 34' 56.5"177.57 minorth773.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:46 PM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 3:46 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesFri 5:46 PM2842 km1766 miles1534 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoFri 5:46 PM2905 km1805 miles1568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 6:46 PM3123 km1941 miles1686 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasFri 5:46 PM3206 km1992 miles1731 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:46 PM3258 km2024 miles1759 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityFri 6:46 PM3760 km2337 miles2030 nmNortheast NE
SeattleFri 5:46 PM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteFri 3:46 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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