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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 04:22:00 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: 96%
|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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.45 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 30.8"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.6"||949.25 mi||west||0° 04' 33.4"||5.23 mi||south||949.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 29.4"||758.17 mi||east||2° 13' 52.0"||153.45 mi||south||778.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chetumal||Thu 10:22 PM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm||WSW|
|San Pedro||Thu 10:22 PM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||SW|
|Cozumel||Thu 10:22 PM||164 km||102 miles||88 nm||N|
|Playa del Carmen||Thu 10:22 PM||177 km||110 miles||96 nm||N|
|Orange Walk Town||Thu 10:22 PM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||WSW|
|Belize City||Thu 10:22 PM||210 km||131 miles||113 nm||SW|
|Cancún||Thu 10:22 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm||N|
|Dangriga||Thu 10:22 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm||SSW|
|Belmopan||Thu 10:22 PM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||SW|
|Merida||Thu 10:22 PM||347 km||216 miles||188 nm||NW|
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