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 21:02:00 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||Full Moon||Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 8:14 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 11:48 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.79 meters/second, 1475.2 km/hour, 916.7 miles/hour or 796.6 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' 24.6"||15.28 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.2"||916.31 mi||west||0° 01' 55.7"||2.21 mi||north||916.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 53.2"||879.45 mi||east||1° 25' 25.5"||97.97 mi||north||889.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Thu 12:02 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||W|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 12:02 AM||303 km||188 miles||163 nm||NE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 12:02 AM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:02 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm||NNE|
|Toamasina||Thu 12:02 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:02 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm||ENE|
|Maputo||Wed 11:02 PM||1277 km||794 miles||690 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Thu 12:02 AM||1285 km||799 miles||694 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:02 AM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm||ENE|
|Mbabane||Wed 11:02 PM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm||WSW|
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