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 26, 2013 at 15:46:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.1"||1004.34 mi||west||0° 11' 40.5"||13.37 mi||south||1004.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 32.8"||804.11 mi||east||4° 40' 59.7"||321.78 mi||south||865.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Wed 12:46 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||S|
|Sofifi||Wed 12:46 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||W|
|Ternate||Wed 12:46 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||W|
|Melekeok||Wed 12:46 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm||N|
|Jayapura||Wed 12:46 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||ESE|
|Ambon||Wed 12:46 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm||SW|
|Manado||Tue 11:46 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm||W|
|General Santos||Tue 11:46 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||WNW|
|Davao||Tue 11:46 PM||1185 km||737 miles||640 nm||NW|
|Gorontalo||Tue 11:46 PM||1235 km||768 miles||667 nm||W|
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