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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:58:00 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: 62%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 31.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.0"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 11' 35.9"||13.28 mi||south||1002.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 37.4"||805.93 mi||east||4° 34' 03.5"||313.87 mi||south||862.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 4:58 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:58 AM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm||ESE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 3:58 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||WNW|
|Male||Fri 5:58 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:58 AM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:58 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Fri 3:58 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:58 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 3:58 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 6:28 AM||2331 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||NE|
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