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 03:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 31.5"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.9"||1003.41 mi||west||0° 11' 28.5"||13.14 mi||south||1003.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 30.6"||795.08 mi||east||4° 39' 31.7"||320.12 mi||south||857.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 12:56 AM||286 km||178 miles||154 nm||N|
|Cayenne||Tue 12:56 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||NE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 12:56 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm||NNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 12:56 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||NW|
|New Amsterdam||Mon 11:56 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||NW|
|Linden||Mon 11:56 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||NW|
|Santarém||Tue 12:56 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||S|
|Georgetown||Mon 11:56 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||NW|
|Belém||Tue 12:56 AM||805 km||500 miles||434 nm||SE|
|Manaus||Mon 11:56 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||SW|
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