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 12:56:00 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: 55%
|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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.52 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.6 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' 32.2"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.2"||971.78 mi||west||0° 07' 36.2"||8.71 mi||north||971.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 09.9"||746.67 mi||east||2° 41' 54.8"||185.56 mi||north||764.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nellore||Sat 6:26 PM||73 km||45 miles||39 nm||SE|
|Tirumala||Sat 6:26 PM||140 km||87 miles||75 nm||S|
|Srisailam||Sat 6:26 PM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||NNW|
|Guntur||Sat 6:26 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm||NNE|
|Kurnool||Sat 6:26 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||WNW|
|Tiruvallur||Sat 6:26 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||SSE|
|Anantapur||Sat 6:26 PM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm||W|
|Vijayawada||Sat 6:26 PM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||NE|
|Chennai||Sat 6:26 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||SSE|
|Vellore||Sat 6:26 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||S|
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