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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 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: 54%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.7"||945.99 mi||west||0° 02' 51.6"||3.28 mi||south||946.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 53.5"||750.38 mi||east||1° 33' 25.7"||107.10 mi||south||761.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 6:02 PM||1499 km||932 miles||810 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 6:02 PM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 9:02 PM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 9:02 PM||2970 km||1845 miles||1603 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 9:02 PM||3324 km||2066 miles||1795 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 9:02 PM||3459 km||2149 miles||1868 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Tue 9:02 PM||3475 km||2160 miles||1877 nm||ENE|
|Midway||Tue 5:02 PM||3555 km||2209 miles||1920 nm||WNW|
|Seattle *||Tue 9:02 PM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||NNE|
|Vancouver *||Tue 9:02 PM||3763 km||2338 miles||2032 nm||NNE|
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