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 23:46:00 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: 60%
|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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 32.0"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.5"||965.43 mi||west||0° 06' 48.3"||7.80 mi||north||965.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 05.3"||747.40 mi||east||2° 21' 33.5"||162.25 mi||north||760.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|May Pen||Sat 6:46 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NNE|
|Kingston||Sat 6:46 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||NNE|
|Montego Bay||Sat 6:46 PM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm||N|
|Santiago de Cuba||Sat 6:46 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||NNE|
|George Town (Cayman)||Sat 6:46 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||NW|
|Holguín||Sat 6:46 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||NNE|
|Camagüey||Sat 6:46 PM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||N|
|Puerto Cabezas||Sat 5:46 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||WSW|
|Port-au-Prince||Sat 6:46 PM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||ENE|
|Gonaïves||Sat 6:46 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||ENE|
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