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 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 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"||956.31 mi||west||0° 05' 21.9"||6.15 mi||north||956.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 36.6"||755.74 mi||east||1° 44' 39.0"||119.97 mi||north||761.42 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||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||WNW|
|Tijuana||Sat 6:30 PM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Sat 6:30 PM||2583 km||1605 miles||1395 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 6:30 PM||2590 km||1609 miles||1398 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 6:30 PM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 6:30 PM||2625 km||1631 miles||1418 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:30 PM||2837 km||1763 miles||1532 nm||SW|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:30 PM||2929 km||1820 miles||1581 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 6:30 PM||2954 km||1836 miles||1595 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:30 PM||3029 km||1882 miles||1636 nm||NE|
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