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 04:30:00 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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.42 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.3 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"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.5"||976.14 mi||west||0° 08' 28.1"||9.70 mi||south||976.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 16.1"||757.39 mi||east||3° 40' 46.3"||252.94 mi||south||803.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Willemstad||Sun 12:30 AM||374 km||233 miles||202 nm||WSW|
|Caracas||Midnight Sat-Sun||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||SSW|
|Maracay||Midnight Sat-Sun||414 km||258 miles||224 nm||SSW|
|Valencia||Midnight Sat-Sun||450 km||279 miles||243 nm||SSW|
|Oranjestad||Sun 12:30 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||WSW|
|Christiansted||Sun 12:30 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||NNE|
|Ponce||Sun 12:30 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||N|
|Saint George's||Sun 12:30 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||ESE|
|Caguas||Sun 12:30 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm||N|
|Mayagüez||Sun 12:30 AM||508 km||316 miles||275 nm||NNW|
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