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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 02:14:00 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: 29%
|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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.21 meters/second, 1541.5 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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' 26.1"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 06.8"||957.64 mi||west||0° 07' 59.5"||9.16 mi||south||957.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 39.9"||925.10 mi||east||2° 42' 13.8"||185.96 mi||south||936.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:14 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Mon 6:14 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||WSW|
|Male||Mon 7:14 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:14 AM||2365 km||1469 miles||1277 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:14 AM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:44 AM||2589 km||1608 miles||1398 nm||N|
|Colombo||Mon 7:44 AM||2592 km||1610 miles||1399 nm||N|
|Victoria||Mon 6:14 AM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm||WNW|
|Bangalore||Mon 7:44 AM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:14 AM||3283 km||2040 miles||1773 nm||W|
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