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 16:06:00 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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.01 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.0 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"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.5"||995.41 mi||west||0° 10' 28.7"||12.00 mi||south||995.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 06.3"||763.74 mi||east||4° 21' 45.2"||299.80 mi||south||823.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colonia||Tue 2:06 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||NE|
|Melekeok||Tue 1:06 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||WSW|
|Manokwari||Tue 1:06 AM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm||SSW|
|Hagåtña||Tue 2:06 AM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm||NE|
|Davao||Tue 12:06 AM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm||W|
|Jayapura||Tue 1:06 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm||SSE|
|General Santos||Tue 12:06 AM||1298 km||806 miles||701 nm||W|
|Manado||Tue 12:06 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||WSW|
|Gorontalo||Tue 12:06 AM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm||WSW|
|Quezon||Tue 12:06 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm||WNW|
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