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 03:14:00 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.
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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.76 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 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' 31.8"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 54.9"||983.53 mi||west||0° 08' 45.5"||10.04 mi||north||983.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 33.4"||765.46 mi||east||3° 12' 14.9"||220.27 mi||north||791.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nha Trang||Wed 10:14 AM||35 km||22 miles||19 nm||N|
|Ho Chi Minh||Wed 10:14 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||WSW|
|Cần Thơ||Wed 10:14 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||WSW|
|Phnom Penh||Wed 10:14 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||W|
|Da Nang||Wed 10:14 AM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm||NNW|
|Pakse||Wed 10:14 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||NW|
|Huế||Wed 10:14 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||NNW|
|Siem Reap||Wed 10:14 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||WNW|
|Sihanoukville||Wed 10:14 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm||WSW|
|Battambang||Wed 10:14 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm||WNW|
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