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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:36:00 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: 64%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 31.8"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.0"||958.79 mi||west||0° 05' 52.9"||6.74 mi||north||958.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 50.5"||748.79 mi||east||1° 58' 09.6"||135.44 mi||north||756.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Da Nang||Sun 6:36 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm||SW|
|Haikou||Sun 7:36 PM||284 km||177 miles||153 nm||N|
|Huế||Sun 6:36 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||WSW|
|Hai Phong||Sun 6:36 PM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm||NW|
|Pakse||Sun 6:36 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||WSW|
|Nha Trang||Sun 6:36 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||SSW|
|Savannakhet||Sun 6:36 PM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm||W|
|Hanoi||Sun 6:36 PM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm||NW|
|Macau||Sun 7:36 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||NNE|
|Nanning||Sun 7:36 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||NNW|
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