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 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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, 1541.6 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||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 06.8"||957.59 mi||west||0° 07' 59.7"||9.16 mi||south||957.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 37.6"||925.00 mi||east||2° 42' 16.8"||186.01 mi||south||936.84 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||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Mon 6:14 AM||2273 km||1413 miles||1228 nm||WSW|
|Male||Mon 7:14 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1270 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:14 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:14 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:44 AM||2587 km||1607 miles||1397 nm||N|
|Colombo||Mon 7:44 AM||2590 km||1609 miles||1398 nm||N|
|Victoria||Mon 6:14 AM||2854 km||1773 miles||1541 nm||WNW|
|Bangalore||Mon 7:44 AM||3258 km||2024 miles||1759 nm||N|
|Jakarta||Mon 9:14 AM||3273 km||2034 miles||1767 nm||ENE|
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