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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 12:36:00 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: 73%
|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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 31.3"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.3"||946.92 mi||west||0° 03' 45.4"||4.31 mi||north||946.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 35.0"||752.73 mi||east||1° 05' 00.4"||74.53 mi||north||753.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hai Phong||Mon 7:36 PM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm||N|
|Hanoi||Mon 7:36 PM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm||NNW|
|Xam Neua||Mon 7:36 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||WNW|
|Huế||Mon 7:36 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||SSE|
|Haikou||Mon 8:36 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||E|
|Nanning||Mon 8:36 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||NNE|
|Savannakhet||Mon 7:36 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||SW|
|Da Nang||Mon 7:36 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||SSE|
|Vientiane||Mon 7:36 PM||480 km||299 miles||259 nm||WSW|
|Udon Thani||Mon 7:36 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||WSW|
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