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 21:46:00 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: 99%
|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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.92 meters/second, 1587.3 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 31.8"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 54.5"||986.16 mi||west||0° 09' 33.3"||10.95 mi||south||986.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 15.7"||759.25 mi||east||4° 03' 29.7"||278.91 mi||south||813.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Djibouti||Mon 12:46 AM||47 km||29 miles||25 nm||N|
|Ali Sabieh||Mon 12:46 AM||53 km||33 miles||29 nm||W|
|Tadjoura||Mon 12:46 AM||76 km||47 miles||41 nm||NNW|
|Hargeisa||Mon 12:46 AM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm||SSE|
|Assab||Mon 12:46 AM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm||NNW|
|Berbera||Mon 12:46 AM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||ESE|
|Dire Dawa||Mon 12:46 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm||SW|
|Aden||Mon 12:46 AM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm||NE|
|Ta'izz||Mon 12:46 AM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm||NNE|
|Dessie||Mon 12:46 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||W|
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