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 02:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.04 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 26.1"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 04.1"||957.27 mi||west||0° 07' 56.6"||9.11 mi||south||956.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 39.2"||925.87 mi||east||2° 40' 52.9"||184.42 mi||south||937.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:44 AM||1027 km||638 miles||555 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Mon 6:44 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:44 AM||1726 km||1073 miles||932 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 6:44 AM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||NW|
|Male||Mon 7:44 AM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm||N|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:44 AM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:44 AM||2522 km||1567 miles||1362 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 8:14 AM||2764 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 5:44 AM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Mon 8:14 AM||3338 km||2074 miles||1802 nm||NNE|
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