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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 03:38:00 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: 99%
|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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 31.1"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.13 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.3"||961.16 mi||west||0° 06' 35.0"||7.55 mi||south||961.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 13.1"||757.14 mi||east||2° 59' 38.8"||205.87 mi||south||790.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Christiansted||Fri 11:38 PM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm||NNW|
|The Bottom (Saba)||Fri 11:38 PM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm||ENE|
|Cruz Bay||Fri 11:38 PM||164 km||102 miles||88 nm||N|
|Charlotte Amalie||Fri 11:38 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||NNW|
|Road Town||Fri 11:38 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||N|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Fri 11:38 PM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||ENE|
|Marigot||Fri 11:38 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||NE|
|Philipsburg||Fri 11:38 PM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm||NE|
|Charlestown||Fri 11:38 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm||E|
|Gustavia||Fri 11:38 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||ENE|
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