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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:56:00 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: 91%
|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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.0"||1004.82 mi||west||0° 11' 29.9"||13.17 mi||south||1004.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 45.9"||781.02 mi||east||4° 38' 00.5"||318.36 mi||south||843.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harper||Wed 2:56 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||NNE|
|San Pédro||Wed 2:56 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 2:56 AM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm||NNW|
|Kakata||Wed 2:56 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||NNW|
|Gbarnga||Wed 2:56 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||N|
|Divo||Wed 2:56 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NE|
|Daloa||Wed 2:56 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||NNE|
|Man||Wed 2:56 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||NNE|
|Nzérékoré||Wed 2:56 AM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Wed 2:56 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm||NE|
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