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 04:58:00 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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.55 meters/second, 1571.6 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 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"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.0"||976.42 mi||west||0° 08' 30.1"||9.74 mi||south||976.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 06.3"||757.41 mi||east||3° 41' 27.0"||253.72 mi||south||803.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oranjestad||Sun 12:58 AM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm||ESE|
|Maracaibo||Sun 12:28 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||SSE|
|Barranquilla||Sat 11:58 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm||SW|
|Willemstad||Sun 12:58 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||ESE|
|Cartagena||Sat 11:58 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||SW|
|Port-au-Prince||Sat 11:58 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||N|
|Barquisimeto||Sun 12:28 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||SE|
|Santo Domingo||Sun 12:58 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||NNE|
|Gonaïves||Sat 11:58 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||N|
|Cúcuta||Sat 11:58 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||S|
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