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, August 25, 2013 at 20:44:00 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: 74%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.70 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 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' 30.6"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.4"||976.68 mi||west||0° 08' 06.0"||9.28 mi||north||976.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 06.9"||787.60 mi||east||2° 52' 25.9"||197.59 mi||north||807.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Stung Treng||Mon 3:44 AM||19 km||12 miles||10 nm||NNW|
|Kratié||Mon 3:44 AM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm||S|
|Kampong Chhnang||Mon 3:44 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm||SW|
|Pakse||Mon 3:44 AM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm||N|
|Phnom Penh||Mon 3:44 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||SSW|
|Siem Reap||Mon 3:44 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||W|
|Ho Chi Minh||Mon 3:44 AM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm||SSE|
|Battambang||Mon 3:44 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm||W|
|Nha Trang||Mon 3:44 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm||ESE|
|Cần Thơ||Mon 3:44 AM||368 km||228 miles||199 nm||S|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.