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 16:38:00 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 8:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.36 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 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' 31.6"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.3"||991.62 mi||west||0° 10' 07.8"||11.61 mi||south||991.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 36.6"||774.31 mi||east||4° 15' 56.1"||293.13 mi||south||831.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Na Thon (Ko Samui)||Sun 11:38 PM||127 km||79 miles||68 nm||E|
|Phuket||Sun 11:38 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm||SSW|
|Hat Yai||Sun 11:38 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||SE|
|Alor Setar||Mon 12:38 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||SSE|
|Pattaya||Sun 11:38 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NNE|
|George Town||Mon 12:38 AM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm||SSE|
|Bangkok||Sun 11:38 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||NNE|
|Dawei||Sun 11:08 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||N|
|Sihanoukville||Sun 11:38 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||ENE|
|Banda Aceh||Sun 11:38 PM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||SW|
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