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 24, 2013 at 16:20:00 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: 98%
|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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.30 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 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"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.3"||991.56 mi||west||0° 10' 06.9"||11.59 mi||south||991.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 35.4"||774.23 mi||east||4° 15' 38.5"||292.81 mi||south||831.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sihanoukville||Sun 11:20 PM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm||NNE|
|Cần Thơ||Sun 11:20 PM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||ENE|
|Phnom Penh||Sun 11:20 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||NE|
|Hat Yai||Sun 11:20 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||SW|
|Battambang||Sun 11:20 PM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||N|
|Ho Chi Minh||Sun 11:20 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||ENE|
|Pattaya||Sun 11:20 PM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||NNW|
|Siem Reap||Sun 11:20 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||NNE|
|Alor Setar||Mon 12:20 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||SW|
|George Town||Mon 12:20 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||SSW|
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