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 17:46:00 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: 87%
|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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.20 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 31.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.0"||1004.73 mi||west||0° 11' 36.9"||13.30 mi||south||1004.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 31.0"||792.44 mi||east||4° 36' 58.1"||317.18 mi||south||852.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Thu 2:46 AM||128 km||80 miles||69 nm||WNW|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:46 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||ESE|
|Ambon||Thu 2:46 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||WSW|
|Sofifi||Thu 2:46 AM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm||WNW|
|Ternate||Thu 2:46 AM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm||WNW|
|Melekeok||Thu 2:46 AM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm||N|
|Manado||Thu 1:46 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm||WNW|
|Darwin||Thu 3:16 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm||SSW|
|Dili||Thu 2:46 AM||1341 km||834 miles||724 nm||SW|
|Gorontalo||Thu 1:46 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm||W|
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