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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 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: 100%
|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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 31.5"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.6"||974.93 mi||west||0° 08' 20.4"||9.56 mi||south||975.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 56.5"||757.23 mi||east||3° 37' 59.1"||249.74 mi||south||802.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 1:38 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm||E|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:38 PM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:38 PM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm||S|
|Belém||Sat 11:38 PM||2033 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||SSW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:38 PM||2035 km||1264 miles||1099 nm||WSW|
|Dakar||Sun 2:38 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||E|
|Bridgetown||Sat 10:38 PM||2283 km||1418 miles||1233 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:38 PM||2290 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||WSW|
|Banjul||Sun 2:38 AM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||E|
|Castries||Sat 10:38 PM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||W|
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