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 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:34:00 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||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 09.5"||975.63 mi||west||0° 09' 53.6"||11.33 mi||south||975.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 48.2"||885.35 mi||east||3° 36' 48.1"||248.43 mi||south||912.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 6:34 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm||SSE|
|Port Louis||Sun 6:34 AM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:34 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:34 AM||1084 km||673 miles||585 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:34 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||ENE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:34 AM||1562 km||971 miles||844 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:34 AM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 7:34 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm||NE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:34 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:34 AM||2444 km||1519 miles||1320 nm||WNW|
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