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 10:50:00 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: 56%
|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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 31.1"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.5"||943.67 mi||west||0° 02' 28.5"||2.84 mi||north||943.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 01.3"||755.21 mi||east||0° 33' 32.7"||38.46 mi||north||754.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macau||Mon 6:50 PM||242 km||150 miles||130 nm||N|
|Hong Kong||Mon 6:50 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm||NNE|
|Kowloon||Mon 6:50 PM||270 km||167 miles||146 nm||NNE|
|Shenzhen||Mon 6:50 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||NNE|
|Haikou||Mon 6:50 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm||W|
|Foshan||Mon 6:50 PM||334 km||208 miles||181 nm||N|
|Guangzhou||Mon 6:50 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm||N|
|Shantou||Mon 6:50 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm||NE|
|Nanning||Mon 6:50 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||WNW|
|Guilin||Mon 6:50 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||NNW|
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