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 22:30:00 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: 51%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.71 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 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' 31.1"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.9"||947.51 mi||west||0° 03' 36.3"||4.13 mi||north||947.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 16.4"||755.17 mi||east||1° 01' 12.1"||70.17 mi||north||756.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Punta Cana||Sun 6:30 PM||132 km||82 miles||71 nm||SW|
|Mayagüez||Sun 6:30 PM||136 km||84 miles||73 nm||SSE|
|San Juan||Sun 6:30 PM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||SE|
|Ponce||Sun 6:30 PM||177 km||110 miles||96 nm||SSE|
|Caguas||Sun 6:30 PM||199 km||123 miles||107 nm||SE|
|Santo Domingo||Sun 6:30 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm||WSW|
|Charlotte Amalie||Sun 6:30 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||ESE|
|Road Town||Sun 6:30 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||ESE|
|Santiago de los Caballeros||Sun 6:30 PM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm||W|
|Puerto Plata||Sun 6:30 PM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm||W|
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