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 21:36:00 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: 97%
|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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.03 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.3"||997.70 mi||west||0° 10' 42.3"||12.26 mi||south||997.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 16.1"||765.65 mi||east||4° 25' 58.4"||304.62 mi||south||826.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hadibu||Tue 12:36 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||NNW|
|Bosaso||Tue 12:36 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Tue 1:36 AM||1309 km||814 miles||707 nm||S|
|Mogadishu||Tue 12:36 AM||1392 km||865 miles||751 nm||WSW|
|Aden||Tue 12:36 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm||WNW|
|Djibouti||Tue 12:36 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm||WNW|
|Sana||Tue 12:36 AM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm||NW|
|Muscat||Tue 1:36 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm||N|
|Male||Tue 2:36 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm||E|
|Abu Dhabi||Tue 1:36 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||N|
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