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, August 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 32.9"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.2"||996.57 mi||west||0° 09' 42.5"||11.12 mi||south||996.83 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 56.1"||739.69 mi||east||4° 02' 29.7"||277.72 mi||south||792.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:50 AM||2388 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 11:50 AM||2708 km||1683 miles||1462 nm||NW|
|Papeete||Wed 11:50 AM||3162 km||1965 miles||1707 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:50 PM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:50 PM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:50 PM||3594 km||2233 miles||1940 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:50 PM||3729 km||2317 miles||2014 nm||S|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:50 PM||3785 km||2352 miles||2044 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:50 PM||3804 km||2364 miles||2054 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 11:50 AM||4104 km||2550 miles||2216 nm||SW|
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