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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 02:30:00 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: 43%
|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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.60 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 31.5"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 27.3"||956.26 mi||west||0° 05' 21.9"||6.15 mi||north||956.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 36.4"||755.69 mi||east||1° 44' 41.2"||120.01 mi||north||761.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 4:30 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm||WNW|
|Tijuana||Sat 6:30 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Sat 6:30 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1384 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 6:30 PM||2571 km||1597 miles||1388 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 6:30 PM||2602 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 6:30 PM||2611 km||1623 miles||1410 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:30 PM||2861 km||1777 miles||1545 nm||SW|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:30 PM||2904 km||1805 miles||1568 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 6:30 PM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:30 PM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm||NE|
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