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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:40:00 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: 56%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 31.1"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||943.39 mi||west||0° 02' 24.0"||2.75 mi||north||943.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 10.7"||755.16 mi||east||0° 31' 39.6"||36.30 mi||north||754.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luang Prabang||Mon 6:40 PM||84 km||52 miles||45 nm||ESE|
|Chiang Rai||Mon 6:40 PM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm||W|
|Vientiane||Mon 6:40 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||SSE|
|Xam Neua||Mon 6:40 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||E|
|Chiang Mai||Mon 6:40 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WSW|
|Udon Thani||Mon 6:40 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||SSE|
|Khon Kaen||Mon 6:40 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||SSE|
|Hanoi||Mon 6:40 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm||ENE|
|Nakhon Sawan||Mon 6:40 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||SSW|
|Savannakhet||Mon 6:40 PM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm||SE|
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