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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 07:42:00 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: 3%
|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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.41 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 22.3"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 26.5"||931.19 mi||west||0° 02' 37.0"||3.00 mi||north||931.33 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 00.7"||963.09 mi||east||1° 43' 31.3"||118.68 mi||north||975.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Thu 10:42 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||S|
|Antsirabe||Thu 10:42 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||ENE|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 10:42 AM||368 km||228 miles||198 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:42 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm||ENE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 10:42 AM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm||NNE|
|Toamasina||Thu 10:42 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||ENE|
|Nampula||Thu 9:42 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||NW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 10:42 AM||873 km||543 miles||471 nm||N|
|Fomboni||Thu 10:42 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||N|
|Beira||Thu 9:42 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm||W|
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