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 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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, 1517.2 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' 26.6"||942.53 mi||west||0° 06' 06.0"||7.00 mi||north||942.84 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 07.1"||936.73 mi||east||3° 00' 03.5"||206.39 mi||north||966.88 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||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||S|
|Saint-Paul||Fri 11:54 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:54 AM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Fri 10:54 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:54 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Fri 10:54 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm||W|
|Moroni||Fri 10:54 AM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Fri 11:54 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:54 AM||2192 km||1362 miles||1183 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:54 PM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm||ENE|
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