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 01:38:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 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' 31.8"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 56.3"||984.40 mi||west||0° 08' 51.4"||10.15 mi||north||984.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 54.9"||765.39 mi||east||3° 14' 48.8"||223.21 mi||north||792.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Wed 10:38 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SSE|
|Davao||Wed 9:38 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|Cebu City||Wed 9:38 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||W|
|General Santos||Wed 9:38 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||SW|
|Quezon||Wed 9:38 AM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm||WNW|
|Manila||Wed 9:38 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||WNW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 11:38 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm||E|
|Manokwari||Wed 10:38 AM||1399 km||870 miles||756 nm||S|
|Manado||Wed 9:38 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||SW|
|Gorontalo||Wed 9:38 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm||SW|
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