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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 18:50:00 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: 79%
|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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 30.8"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||998.56 mi||west||0° 11' 20.2"||12.99 mi||south||998.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 45.1"||817.28 mi||east||4° 23' 20.8"||301.65 mi||south||867.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ambon||Fri 3:50 AM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||NW|
|Baucau||Fri 3:50 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||WSW|
|Dili||Fri 3:50 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||WSW|
|Same||Fri 3:50 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||WSW|
|Manokwari||Fri 3:50 AM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm||NNE|
|Darwin||Fri 4:20 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm||S|
|Suai||Fri 3:50 AM||721 km||448 miles||390 nm||WSW|
|Sofifi||Fri 3:50 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||NNW|
|Ternate||Fri 3:50 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||NNW|
|Kupang||Fri 2:50 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm||WSW|
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