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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 07:54:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 23.4"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 26.4"||942.46 mi||west||0° 06' 05.9"||6.99 mi||north||942.77 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 09.1"||936.69 mi||east||3° 00' 00.5"||206.32 mi||north||966.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:54 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:54 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Fri 10:54 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||W|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 11:54 AM||820 km||509 miles||443 nm||E|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:54 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Fri 10:54 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||W|
|Moroni||Fri 10:54 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Fri 11:54 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||N|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:54 PM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:54 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||NW|
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