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, April 9, 2013 at 15:14:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 31.7"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.2"||997.21 mi||west||0° 10' 26.5"||11.96 mi||north||997.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 49.0"||776.51 mi||east||3° 57' 20.5"||271.86 mi||north||818.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown||Tue 11:14 AM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm||SW|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 11:14 AM||102 km||64 miles||55 nm||SSE|
|Linden||Tue 11:14 AM||139 km||86 miles||75 nm||SSW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 12:14 PM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm||SSE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 12:14 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 12:14 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||ESE|
|San Fernando||Tue 11:14 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||NW|
|Chaguanas||Tue 11:14 AM||551 km||342 miles||298 nm||NW|
|Scarborough||Tue 11:14 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||NW|
|Port of Spain||Tue 11:14 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||NW|
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