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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.82 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 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"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.7"||956.71 mi||west||0° 07' 52.9"||9.03 mi||south||956.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 56.0"||926.81 mi||east||2° 39' 07.2"||182.39 mi||south||937.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 7:24 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 7:24 AM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Mon 7:24 AM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 6:24 AM||1538 km||956 miles||830 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 9:24 AM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Mon 6:24 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm||WNW|
|Male||Mon 8:24 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 6:24 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 6:24 AM||2747 km||1707 miles||1483 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 8:24 AM||2808 km||1745 miles||1516 nm||SSE|
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