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 >|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 11:24:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 4:49 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.90 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.3 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' 28.8"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.4"||977.22 mi||west||0° 07' 50.9"||8.99 mi||north||977.01 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 01.2"||839.05 mi||east||2° 45' 27.9"||189.61 mi||north||855.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pattaya||Tue 6:24 PM||47 km||29 miles||25 nm||WNW|
|Bangkok||Tue 6:24 PM||139 km||86 miles||75 nm||NW|
|Hua Hin||Tue 6:24 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||W|
|Battambang||Tue 6:24 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||ENE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Tue 6:24 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm||NNE|
|Siem Reap||Tue 6:24 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||ENE|
|Sihanoukville||Tue 6:24 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||SE|
|Nakhon Sawan||Tue 6:24 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||NNW|
|Dawei||Tue 5:54 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||WNW|
|Phnom Penh||Tue 6:24 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||ESE|
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