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 23:56:00 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||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 25.8"||979.48 mi||west||0° 08' 29.7"||9.74 mi||north||979.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 08.7"||746.80 mi||east||3° 04' 50.2"||211.81 mi||north||771.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Fri 5:56 PM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm||NNE|
|Quetzaltenango||Fri 5:56 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Fri 5:56 PM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Fri 5:56 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Fri 5:56 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||ENE|
|San Miguel||Fri 5:56 PM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||E|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Fri 5:56 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||NNW|
|Punta Gorda||Fri 5:56 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||NE|
|Choloma||Fri 5:56 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 5:56 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||ENE|
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