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 04:48:00 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||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.50 meters/second, 1571.4 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.9"||976.24 mi||west||0° 08' 29.3"||9.73 mi||south||976.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 10.2"||757.35 mi||east||3° 41' 10.9"||253.39 mi||south||803.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oranjestad||Sun 12:48 AM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||S|
|Willemstad||Sun 12:48 AM||213 km||133 miles||115 nm||SSE|
|Maracaibo||Sun 12:18 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||SSW|
|Barquisimeto||Sun 12:18 AM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm||S|
|Valencia||Sun 12:18 AM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||SSE|
|Maracay||Sun 12:18 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||SE|
|Caracas||Sun 12:18 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||SE|
|Santo Domingo||Sun 12:48 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||N|
|La Romana||Sun 12:48 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||NNE|
|Punta Cana||Sun 12:48 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||NNE|
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