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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 25, 2013 at 08:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 25, 2013 at 08:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 34' North, Longitude: 130° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.33 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.2"998.29 miwest0° 10' 51.8"12.44 misouth998.54 mi
24 hours11° 23' 05.9"782.37 mieast4° 29' 50.5"309.02 misouth843.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 10:26 PM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmWest W
HermosilloMon 1:26 AM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 12:26 AM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 10:26 PM3345 km2079 miles1806 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 10:26 PM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 12:26 AM3500 km2175 miles1890 nmSouth S
PhoenixMon 1:26 AM3546 km2203 miles1914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 12:26 AM3557 km2210 miles1920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasMon 12:26 AM3640 km2262 miles1965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 2:26 AM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmEast-northeast ENE

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