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 03:44:00 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: 28%
|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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.71 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 25.9"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.9"||956.46 mi||west||0° 07' 50.9"||8.99 mi||south||956.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 35.3"||927.32 mi||east||2° 38' 12.7"||181.35 mi||south||938.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 7:44 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 7:44 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||SSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Mon 7:44 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||ESE|
|Toamasina||Mon 6:44 AM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 6:44 AM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 7:44 AM||1343 km||835 miles||725 nm||N|
|Moroni||Mon 6:44 AM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 9:44 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1062 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 6:44 AM||2216 km||1377 miles||1196 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 6:44 AM||2435 km||1513 miles||1315 nm||NNW|
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