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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 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: 91%
|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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 30.6"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.1"||940.91 mi||west||0° 02' 13.8"||2.56 mi||south||941.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 04.3"||758.78 mi||east||1° 19' 49.3"||91.52 mi||south||767.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Merida||Wed 9:42 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm||NW|
|Campeche||Wed 9:42 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||WSW|
|Playa del Carmen||Wed 9:42 PM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm||E|
|Cozumel||Wed 9:42 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm||E|
|Chetumal||Wed 9:42 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||SSE|
|Cancún||Wed 9:42 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ENE|
|Orange Walk Town||Wed 9:42 PM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm||S|
|San Pedro||Wed 9:42 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||SSE|
|Belize City||Wed 9:42 PM||334 km||208 miles||180 nm||SSE|
|Belmopan||Wed 9:42 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||S|
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