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, May 7, 2013 at 13:48:00 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: 6%
|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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.87 meters/second, 1594.3 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 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' 32.0"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.2"||990.53 mi||west||0° 09' 30.8"||10.90 mi||north||990.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 32.1"||765.04 mi||east||3° 32' 39.2"||243.62 mi||north||798.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown||Tue 9:48 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:48 AM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm||S|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 9:48 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||SSW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 10:48 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 10:48 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm||SSE|
|Linden||Tue 9:48 AM||519 km||323 miles||280 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Tue 9:48 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||NW|
|Scarborough||Tue 9:48 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm||WNW|
|Chaguanas||Tue 9:48 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||W|
|San Fernando||Tue 9:48 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||W|
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