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, January 6, 2013 at 02:24:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 28.1"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.3"||975.75 mi||west||0° 09' 54.2"||11.35 mi||south||975.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 27.4"||885.06 mi||east||3° 37' 07.1"||248.79 mi||south||912.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:24 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm||SW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:24 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:24 AM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:24 AM||1243 km||773 miles||671 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:24 AM||1800 km||1119 miles||972 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:24 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1169 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 7:24 AM||2207 km||1371 miles||1192 nm||NNE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:24 AM||2567 km||1595 miles||1386 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:24 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1457 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 7:54 AM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm||NE|
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