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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 18, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 125° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"946.11 miwest0° 03' 14.6"3.72 minorth945.96 mi
24 hours11° 35' 14.4"755.15 mieast0° 52' 19.9"60.00 minorth755.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSun 6:30 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoSun 6:30 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSun 6:30 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 6:30 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:30 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 6:30 PM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmNorth N
MazatlanSun 7:30 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 7:30 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 6:30 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNorth N
Las VegasSun 6:30 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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