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, May 5, 2013 at 23:48:00 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: 16%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 32.0"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.4"||1003.74 mi||west||0° 10' 57.4"||12.55 mi||north||1003.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 33.6"||768.31 mi||east||4° 14' 47.3"||291.79 mi||north||819.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Mon 8:48 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm||NNW|
|Manokwari||Mon 8:48 AM||554 km||345 miles||299 nm||SSW|
|Jayapura||Mon 8:48 AM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm||SSE|
|Davao||Mon 7:48 AM||1309 km||813 miles||707 nm||WNW|
|General Santos||Mon 7:48 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm||WNW|
|Manado||Mon 7:48 AM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm||W|
|Hagåtña||Mon 9:48 AM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm||NE|
|Gorontalo||Mon 7:48 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm||W|
|Dili||Mon 8:48 AM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm||SW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 9:48 AM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm||SE|
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