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 04:38:00 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: 99%
|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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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' 59.5"||989.83 mi||west||0° 09' 55.8"||11.37 mi||south||990.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 00.8"||760.58 mi||east||4° 11' 03.1"||287.54 mi||south||817.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown||Mon 12:38 AM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm||SSW|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 12:38 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||SSW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Mon 1:38 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm||S|
|Paramaribo||Mon 1:38 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||SSE|
|Bridgetown||Mon 12:38 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm||NW|
|Linden||Mon 12:38 AM||495 km||308 miles||268 nm||SSW|
|Scarborough||Mon 12:38 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||WNW|
|Chaguanas||Mon 12:38 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||W|
|San Fernando||Mon 12:38 AM||564 km||350 miles||305 nm||W|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Mon 1:38 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm||SSE|
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