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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:40:00 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: 65%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 30.8"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.2"||940.01 mi||west||0° 00' 13.9"||0.27 mi||north||940.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 48.4"||755.46 mi||east||0° 20' 47.3"||23.84 mi||south||756.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Tue 7:40 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||N|
|Kaohsiung||Tue 6:40 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||WNW|
|Taipei||Tue 6:40 PM||810 km||504 miles||438 nm||NW|
|Baguio City||Tue 6:40 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||WSW|
|Quezon||Tue 6:40 PM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||SW|
|Manila||Tue 6:40 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||SW|
|Makati||Tue 6:40 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm||SW|
|Foochow||Tue 6:40 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm||NW|
|Xiamen||Tue 6:40 PM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm||WNW|
|Shantou||Tue 6:40 PM||1185 km||736 miles||640 nm||WNW|
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