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 22:30:00 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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1588.0 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.1"||986.56 mi||west||0° 09' 35.8"||10.99 mi||south||986.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 06.3"||759.38 mi||east||4° 04' 20.8"||279.88 mi||south||813.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Mon 1:30 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||SSW|
|Kosti||Mon 1:30 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||N|
|Al-Ubayyid||Mon 1:30 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||NW|
|Khartoum||Mon 1:30 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||N|
|Bahir Dar||Mon 1:30 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||E|
|Gondar||Mon 1:30 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm||ENE|
|Wau||Mon 1:30 AM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm||SW|
|Teseney||Mon 1:30 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||NE|
|Kassala||Mon 1:30 AM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm||NE|
|Juba||Mon 1:30 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||S|
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