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 04:48:00 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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.60 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 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' 59.7"||989.93 mi||west||0° 09' 56.3"||11.38 mi||south||990.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 59.1"||760.62 mi||east||4° 11' 14.6"||287.76 mi||south||817.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Scarborough||Mon 12:48 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm||NW|
|Chaguanas||Mon 12:48 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||WNW|
|San Fernando||Mon 12:48 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||W|
|Port of Spain||Mon 12:48 AM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm||WNW|
|Bridgetown||Mon 12:48 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Georgetown (Guyana)||Mon 12:48 AM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm||SSE|
|Saint George's||Mon 12:48 AM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm||NW|
|Kingstown||Mon 12:48 AM||421 km||262 miles||227 nm||NW|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 12:48 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||SSE|
|Linden||Mon 12:48 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||S|
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