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 05:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.77 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 39.8"||976.84 mi||west||0° 08' 33.3"||9.80 mi||south||977.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 49.4"||757.41 mi||east||3° 42' 37.8"||255.05 mi||south||804.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Cabezas||Sat 11:48 PM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||ENE|
|Matagalpa||Sat 11:48 PM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Sat 11:48 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||SW|
|Masaya||Sat 11:48 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||SW|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 11:48 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||WNW|
|La Ceiba||Sat 11:48 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||NW|
|San Miguel||Sat 11:48 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||W|
|Alajuela||Sat 11:48 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||S|
|San Jose||Sat 11:48 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm||S|
|Choloma||Sat 11:48 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||WNW|
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