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 19, 2013 at 07:36:00 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||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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.93 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 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"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.8"||974.93 mi||west||0° 07' 58.8"||9.14 mi||north||974.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 57.7"||746.56 mi||east||2° 51' 31.3"||196.56 mi||north||767.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Sat 6:36 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm||S|
|Wake Island||Sat 7:36 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm||ENE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 5:36 PM||1330 km||827 miles||718 nm||W|
|Majuro||Sat 7:36 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Sat 7:36 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm||SE|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:36 PM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||SE|
|Melekeok||Sat 4:36 PM||2558 km||1590 miles||1381 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:36 PM||2584 km||1606 miles||1395 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Sat 6:36 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||S|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:36 PM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm||SSW|
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