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 Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:46:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.57 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 31.5"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 27.1"||1003.38 mi||west||0° 11' 28.3"||13.14 mi||south||1003.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 25.6"||794.95 mi||east||4° 39' 29.0"||320.07 mi||south||857.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Tue 12:46 AM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 12:46 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 12:46 AM||486 km||302 miles||263 nm||NW|
|Belém||Tue 12:46 AM||614 km||381 miles||332 nm||SE|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 12:46 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm||WNW|
|Santarém||Tue 12:46 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||SSW|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 11:46 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||WNW|
|Linden||Mon 11:46 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Mon 11:46 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm||WNW|
|Manaus||Mon 11:46 PM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm||SW|
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