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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 04:48:00 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: 97%
|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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 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' 31.5"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.4"||985.62 mi||west||0° 09' 27.8"||10.84 mi||south||985.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 30.1"||769.55 mi||east||4° 02' 20.3"||277.60 mi||south||822.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Salvador||Sat 10:48 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||N|
|San Miguel||Sat 10:48 PM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Sat 10:48 PM||303 km||189 miles||164 nm||N|
|Escuintla||Sat 10:48 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm||NNW|
|Managua||Sat 10:48 PM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm||ENE|
|Masaya||Sat 10:48 PM||386 km||240 miles||209 nm||ENE|
|Guatemala||Sat 10:48 PM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||NNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 10:48 PM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||NE|
|Matagalpa||Sat 10:48 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm||ENE|
|Choloma||Sat 10:48 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||NNE|
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