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, January 12, 2013 at 13:20:00 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||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.11 meters/second, 1552.0 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 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' 25.5"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.7"||964.18 mi||west||0° 09' 23.4"||10.76 mi||north||964.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 29.8"||891.62 mi||east||4° 06' 32.1"||282.46 mi||north||942.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 1:20 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||ESE|
|Abidjan||Sat 1:20 PM||2294 km||1426 miles||1239 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:20 PM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Sat 1:20 PM||2373 km||1475 miles||1281 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 1:20 PM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||N|
|Accra||Sat 1:20 PM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 2:20 PM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm||ENE|
|Lome||Sat 1:20 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 2:20 PM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:20 PM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm||NNW|
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