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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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, 1572.1 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' 39.6"||976.72 mi||west||0° 08' 32.0"||9.78 mi||south||977.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 55.8"||757.45 mi||east||3° 42' 10.5"||254.55 mi||south||804.16 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||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||WSW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Sat 11:28 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||W|
|Panama||Sun 12:28 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||S|
|May Pen||Sun 12:28 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||NNE|
|Montego Bay||Sun 12:28 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||NNE|
|Kingston||Sun 12:28 AM||592 km||368 miles||319 nm||NE|
|Cartagena||Sun 12:28 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||SE|
|San Jose||Sat 11:28 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||SW|
|Alajuela||Sat 11:28 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||SW|
|Barranquilla||Sun 12:28 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||ESE|
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