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 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 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 432.65 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"||967.57 mi||west||0° 07' 04.3"||8.11 mi||north||967.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 18.3"||757.40 mi||east||2° 27' 27.5"||169.00 mi||north||771.35 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||399 km||248 miles||215 nm||N|
|Majuro||Sat 5:36 PM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 4:36 PM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:36 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:36 PM||1794 km||1114 miles||968 nm||S|
|Midway||Fri 6:36 PM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm||NE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:36 PM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:36 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm||SE|
|Honiara||Sat 4:36 PM||2879 km||1789 miles||1555 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:36 PM||3004 km||1867 miles||1622 nm||SSE|
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