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 08:42:00 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.
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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.66 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 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' 23.4"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 29.5"||942.97 mi||west||0° 06' 12.4"||7.12 mi||north||943.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 42.5"||935.57 mi||east||3° 02' 17.2"||208.93 mi||north||966.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Fri 11:42 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 11:42 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||E|
|Mahajanga||Fri 11:42 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm||NE|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 11:42 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||SE|
|Toliara||Fri 11:42 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Fri 11:42 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm||E|
|Nampula||Fri 10:42 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||NW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 11:42 AM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Fomboni||Fri 11:42 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||N|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 11:42 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||N|
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