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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:56:00 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: 96%
|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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.0"||1000.26 mi||west||0° 10' 58.1"||12.56 mi||south||1000.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 08.3"||768.59 mi||east||4° 30' 39.2"||309.95 mi||south||830.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Tue 1:56 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 1:56 AM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm||W|
|Paramaribo||Tue 1:56 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||W|
|Belém||Tue 1:56 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm||S|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 1:56 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||W|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 12:56 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Tue 12:56 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||W|
|Linden||Tue 12:56 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||W|
|Bridgetown||Tue 12:56 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm||NW|
|Port of Spain||Tue 12:56 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm||WNW|
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