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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:20:00 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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.49 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 32.0"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.3"||989.69 mi||west||0° 09' 54.9"||11.36 mi||south||990.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 03.2"||760.52 mi||east||4° 10' 45.5"||287.21 mi||south||816.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Mon 1:20 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Mon 1:20 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||S|
|Paramaribo||Mon 1:20 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||SW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Mon 1:20 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||SW|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 12:20 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||SW|
|Georgetown||Mon 12:20 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||WSW|
|Linden||Mon 12:20 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Mon 12:20 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm||WNW|
|Scarborough||Mon 12:20 AM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm||W|
|Chaguanas||Mon 12:20 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||W|
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