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, January 2, 2013 at 04:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 32.4"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.2"||1002.58 mi||west||0° 11' 06.0"||12.71 mi||south||1002.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 10.6"||762.04 mi||east||4° 32' 43.3"||312.31 mi||south||825.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Wed 4:46 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:46 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm||NE|
|Bo||Wed 4:46 AM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm||ENE|
|Makeni||Wed 4:46 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:46 AM||780 km||484 miles||421 nm||ENE|
|Boké||Wed 4:46 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||NNE|
|Kenema||Wed 4:46 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 4:46 AM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm||NNE|
|Kakata||Wed 4:46 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||ENE|
|Koidu||Wed 4:46 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||ENE|
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