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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 35%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 31.6"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.1"||967.63 mi||west||0° 07' 04.2"||8.10 mi||north||967.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 18.5"||757.46 mi||east||2° 27' 25.3"||168.97 mi||north||771.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 5:36 PM||398 km||248 miles||215 nm||N|
|Majuro||Sat 5:36 PM||1071 km||665 miles||578 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 4:36 PM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:36 PM||1729 km||1074 miles||934 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:36 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm||S|
|Midway||Fri 6:36 PM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||NE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:36 PM||2362 km||1468 miles||1275 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:36 PM||2531 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||SE|
|Honiara||Sat 4:36 PM||2872 km||1784 miles||1551 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:36 PM||3018 km||1876 miles||1630 nm||SSE|
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