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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 01:08:00 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: 4%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.26 meters/second, 1584.9 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 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"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 56.6"||984.73 mi||west||0° 08' 53.1"||10.18 mi||north||984.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 43.4"||765.42 mi||east||3° 15' 34.9"||224.10 mi||north||792.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Wed 11:08 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||ENE|
|Melekeok||Wed 10:08 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||SW|
|Saipan||Wed 11:08 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||ENE|
|Manokwari||Wed 10:08 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm||SSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 10:08 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm||S|
|Davao||Wed 9:08 AM||1601 km||995 miles||864 nm||WSW|
|General Santos||Wed 9:08 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||WSW|
|Manado||Wed 9:08 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1061 nm||SW|
|Manila||Wed 9:08 AM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm||WNW|
|Palikir||Wed 12:08 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm||ESE|
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