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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 22:40:00 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: 84%
|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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.77 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||938.74 mi||west||0° 00' 35.0"||0.67 mi||north||938.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 31.5"||757.42 mi||east||0° 12' 43.5"||14.59 mi||south||758.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 9:40 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||SE|
|Praia||Tue 9:40 PM||786 km||489 miles||425 nm||SE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 10:40 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Tue 10:40 PM||1282 km||797 miles||692 nm||ESE|
|Banjul||Tue 10:40 PM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Tue 10:40 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm||SE|
|El Aaiún||Tue 10:40 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm||ENE|
|Ponta Delgada||Tue 9:40 PM||1890 km||1174 miles||1021 nm||N|
|Conakry||Tue 10:40 PM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||SE|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Tue 9:40 PM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm||N|
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