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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 02:40:00 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: 52%
|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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.4 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"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.0"||946.05 mi||west||0° 03' 13.6"||3.70 mi||north||945.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 17.1"||755.14 mi||east||0° 51' 55.1"||59.52 mi||north||755.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sun 6:40 PM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Sun 6:40 PM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 6:40 PM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Sun 6:40 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:40 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sun 6:40 PM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Sun 6:40 PM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||NNE|
|Sacramento||Sun 6:40 PM||2192 km||1362 miles||1184 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:40 PM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sun 6:40 PM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm||NNE|
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