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 16:30:00 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: 75%
|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 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.79 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.8 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.6"||945.52 mi||west||0° 03' 24.4"||3.91 mi||north||945.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 10.8"||753.42 mi||east||0° 56' 21.0"||64.61 mi||north||753.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Mon 8:30 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||SE|
|Al Mukalla||Mon 7:30 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||SSW|
|Doha||Mon 7:30 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||NNE|
|Hofuf||Mon 7:30 PM||628 km||391 miles||339 nm||N|
|Riyadh||Mon 7:30 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||NNW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Mon 7:30 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||N|
|Al Khor||Mon 7:30 PM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm||N|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 8:30 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||NE|
|Riffa||Mon 7:30 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||N|
|Manama||Mon 7:30 PM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm||N|
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