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, June 15, 2011 at 19:22:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 2:12 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 8:15 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.60 meters/second, 1474.6 km/hour, 916.2 miles/hour or 796.2 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' 24.5"||15.27 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||north||15.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 37.3"||915.89 mi||west||0° 01' 40.6"||1.92 mi||north||915.99 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 33.1"||881.95 mi||east||1° 19' 48.0"||91.52 mi||north||890.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Wed 11:22 PM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Wed 11:22 PM||1250 km||776 miles||675 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 11:22 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 1:22 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 12:22 AM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 10:22 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||W|
|Victoria||Wed 11:22 PM||2531 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||NW|
|Port-aux-Francais||Thu 12:22 AM||2897 km||1800 miles||1564 nm||S|
|Moroni||Wed 10:22 PM||3022 km||1878 miles||1632 nm||WNW|
|Male||Thu 12:22 AM||3072 km||1909 miles||1659 nm||N|
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