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 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 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 444.54 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"||994.29 mi||west||0° 10' 22.4"||11.88 mi||south||994.59 mi|
|24 hours||348° 50' 50.3"||762.96 mi||west||4° 19' 46.0"||297.51 mi||south||822.24 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||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:46 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Tue 1:46 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Tue 1:46 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm||NNW|
|Palikir||Tue 12:46 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:46 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||ESE|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:46 AM||2096 km||1302 miles||1132 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Tue 12:46 AM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Mon 2:46 AM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm||NNE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 2:46 AM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm||SE|
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