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 05:28:00 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 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 31.6"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.5"||976.64 mi||west||0° 08' 32.0"||9.78 mi||south||976.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 56.2"||757.39 mi||east||3° 42' 09.0"||254.50 mi||south||804.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Andrés||Sun 12:28 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||WSW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Sat 11:28 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||W|
|Panama||Sun 12:28 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||S|
|May Pen||Sun 12:28 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||NNE|
|Montego Bay||Sun 12:28 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||NNE|
|Kingston||Sun 12:28 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm||NNE|
|Cartagena||Sun 12:28 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||SE|
|Barranquilla||Sun 12:28 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||ESE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Sun 12:28 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||SSW|
|San Jose||Sat 11:28 PM||628 km||391 miles||339 nm||SW|
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