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 16:02:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.95 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 30.9"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.0"||954.80 mi||west||0° 05' 36.0"||6.42 mi||south||955.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 02.8"||757.59 mi||east||2° 37' 34.2"||180.59 mi||south||784.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wanon Niwat||Fri 11:02 PM||49 km||30 miles||26 nm||SSW|
|Sakon Nakhon||Fri 11:02 PM||101 km||63 miles||55 nm||SSE|
|Udon Thani||Fri 11:02 PM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||WSW|
|Vientiane||Fri 11:02 PM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||W|
|Savannakhet||Fri 11:02 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||SSE|
|Khon Kaen||Fri 11:02 PM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm||SSW|
|Xam Neua||Fri 11:02 PM||262 km||163 miles||142 nm||N|
|Luang Prabang||Fri 11:02 PM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm||NW|
|Pakse||Fri 11:02 PM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||SSE|
|Hanoi||Fri 11:02 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||NNE|
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