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 21:20:00 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: 100%
|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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.49 meters/second, 1564.1 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.6 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' 31.5"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.0"||971.71 mi||west||0° 07' 57.7"||9.12 mi||south||972.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 55.6"||757.03 mi||east||3° 29' 53.0"||240.47 mi||south||799.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Asmara||Sun 12:20 AM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm||NE|
|Keren||Sun 12:20 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm||NNE|
|Teseney||Sun 12:20 AM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||WNW|
|Mek'ele||Sun 12:20 AM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||SE|
|Kassala||Sun 12:20 AM||206 km||128 miles||111 nm||WNW|
|Gondar||Sun 12:20 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||SSW|
|Lalibela||Sun 12:20 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||SSE|
|Bahir Dar||Sun 12:20 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm||SSW|
|Dessie||Sun 12:20 AM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm||SSE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 12:20 AM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||E|
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