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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 14:30:00 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: 48%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.12 meters/second, 1530.4 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 31.3"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.9"||950.68 mi||west||0° 04' 19.2"||4.95 mi||north||950.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 08.5"||755.28 mi||east||1° 18' 49.4"||90.36 mi||north||757.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Sun 5:30 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||S|
|Salalah||Sun 6:30 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||ESE|
|Sana||Sun 5:30 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||SW|
|Khamis Mushait||Sun 5:30 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||W|
|Riyadh||Sun 5:30 PM||673 km||418 miles||364 nm||NNW|
|Hofuf||Sun 5:30 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||N|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 5:30 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm||SW|
|Ta'izz||Sun 5:30 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm||SW|
|Doha||Sun 5:30 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||NNE|
|Aden||Sun 5:30 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm||SSW|
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