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 17:38:00 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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.88 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 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' 31.7"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.1"||983.82 mi||west||0° 09' 18.8"||10.67 mi||south||984.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 14.6"||758.61 mi||east||3° 58' 30.2"||273.20 mi||south||810.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sihanoukville||Mon 12:38 AM||133 km||82 miles||72 nm||S|
|Kampong Chhnang||Mon 12:38 AM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm||ENE|
|Battambang||Mon 12:38 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm||NNW|
|Phnom Penh||Mon 12:38 AM||154 km||95 miles||83 nm||E|
|Siem Reap||Mon 12:38 AM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm||NNE|
|Pattaya||Mon 12:38 AM||313 km||194 miles||169 nm||WNW|
|Cần Thơ||Mon 12:38 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||SE|
|Ho Chi Minh||Mon 12:38 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||ESE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Mon 12:38 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||NNW|
|Bangkok||Mon 12:38 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||WNW|
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