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 Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 04:34:00 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: 66%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.69 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.5 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' 32.2"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.3"||990.12 mi||west||0° 09' 27.0"||10.83 mi||south||990.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 41.3"||757.92 mi||east||4° 00' 55.8"||275.95 mi||south||810.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:34 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 6:34 PM||2524 km||1569 miles||1363 nm||WNW|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 9:34 PM||3291 km||2045 miles||1777 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Fri 6:34 PM||3337 km||2074 miles||1802 nm||SSW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 9:34 PM||3411 km||2119 miles||1842 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 9:34 PM||3457 km||2148 miles||1867 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 9:34 PM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 9:34 PM||3655 km||2271 miles||1974 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Fri 8:34 PM||3965 km||2464 miles||2141 nm||S|
|Salt Lake City *||Fri 10:34 PM||4223 km||2624 miles||2280 nm||NNE|
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