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 15:40:00 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: 74%
|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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.93 meters/second, 1522.5 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.6"||945.82 mi||west||0° 03' 28.8"||3.99 mi||north||945.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 50.9"||753.28 mi||east||0° 58' 12.4"||66.74 mi||north||753.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Mon 7:40 PM||583 km||363 miles||315 nm||NW|
|Nizwa||Mon 7:40 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||NW|
|Seeb||Mon 7:40 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||NW|
|Karachi||Mon 8:40 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||NE|
|Hyderabad (PK)||Mon 8:40 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||NE|
|Salalah||Mon 7:40 PM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm||WSW|
|Dubai||Mon 7:40 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 7:40 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||NW|
|Mumbai||Mon 9:10 PM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm||E|
|Surat||Mon 9:10 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm||E|
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