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 13:46:00 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: 98%
|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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.55 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 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"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 04.7"||994.37 mi||west||0° 10' 22.5"||11.88 mi||south||994.66 mi|
|24 hours||348° 50' 50.3"||763.02 mi||west||4° 19' 47.0"||297.54 mi||south||822.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Tue 1:46 AM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:46 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Tue 1:46 AM||1084 km||673 miles||585 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Tue 1:46 AM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm||NNW|
|Palikir||Tue 12:46 AM||1390 km||864 miles||750 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:46 AM||1697 km||1055 miles||916 nm||ESE|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:46 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Tue 12:46 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Mon 2:46 AM||2516 km||1563 miles||1359 nm||NNE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 2:46 AM||2818 km||1751 miles||1521 nm||SE|
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