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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.25 meters/second, 1570.5 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 09.4"||975.68 mi||west||0° 09' 53.5"||11.33 mi||south||975.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 50.4"||885.44 mi||east||3° 36' 45.9"||248.40 mi||south||912.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:34 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:34 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:34 AM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:34 AM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm||ENE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:34 AM||1536 km||955 miles||829 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:34 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||W|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:34 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||NW|
|Male||Sun 7:34 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm||NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:34 AM||2416 km||1501 miles||1305 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Sun 5:34 AM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm||WNW|
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