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 03:30:00 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: 53%
|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 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.93 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.4"||945.84 mi||west||0° 03' 09.0"||3.61 mi||north||945.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 28.6"||755.20 mi||east||0° 50' 03.1"||57.39 mi||north||755.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 5:30 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm||W|
|San Francisco||Sun 7:30 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sun 7:30 PM||2637 km||1639 miles||1424 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 7:30 PM||2681 km||1666 miles||1448 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 5:30 PM||2721 km||1691 miles||1469 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas||Sun 7:30 PM||3042 km||1890 miles||1642 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 8:30 PM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 8:30 PM||3166 km||1967 miles||1709 nm||NE|
|Seattle||Sun 7:30 PM||3491 km||2169 miles||1885 nm||NNE|
|Salt Lake City||Sun 8:30 PM||3556 km||2209 miles||1920 nm||NE|
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