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 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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 436.30 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' 10.2"||975.74 mi||west||0° 09' 54.1"||11.34 mi||south||975.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 29.8"||885.09 mi||east||3° 37' 05.0"||248.75 mi||south||912.66 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||990 km||615 miles||534 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:24 AM||1186 km||737 miles||641 nm||SW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:24 AM||1212 km||753 miles||655 nm||ENE|
|Victoria||Sun 6:24 AM||1224 km||760 miles||661 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:24 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||958 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:24 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 7:24 AM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||NNE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:24 AM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:24 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 7:54 AM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm||NE|
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