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, April 10, 2013 at 21:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.30 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.3"||982.50 mi||west||0° 08' 48.6"||10.09 mi||north||982.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 03.0"||773.42 mi||east||3° 12' 26.1"||220.49 mi||north||799.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:46 AM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:46 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1120 nm||WSW|
|Papeete||Wed 11:46 AM||3392 km||2108 miles||1832 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:46 PM||3392 km||2108 miles||1832 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:46 PM||3424 km||2127 miles||1849 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:46 PM||3686 km||2290 miles||1990 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:46 PM||3757 km||2334 miles||2029 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:46 PM||3819 km||2373 miles||2062 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:46 AM||4049 km||2516 miles||2186 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:46 AM||4073 km||2531 miles||2199 nm||WSW|
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