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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:24:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.06 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 32.4"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.2"||979.72 mi||west||0° 08' 31.9"||9.77 mi||north||979.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 58.0"||746.78 mi||east||3° 05' 44.4"||212.83 mi||north||771.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Cabezas||Fri 5:24 PM||112 km||69 miles||60 nm||NNE|
|San Andrés||Fri 6:24 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||ESE|
|Matagalpa||Fri 5:24 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm||W|
|Masaya||Fri 5:24 PM||284 km||177 miles||153 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Fri 5:24 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||WSW|
|Alajuela||Fri 5:24 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||S|
|San Jose||Fri 5:24 PM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm||S|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 5:24 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||WNW|
|La Ceiba||Fri 5:24 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||NW|
|San Miguel||Fri 5:24 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||W|
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