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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 07:20:00 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||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.00 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 25.0"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 09.7"||959.45 mi||west||0° 08' 49.6"||10.11 mi||north||959.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 44.4"||901.34 mi||east||3° 55' 39.9"||270.03 mi||north||948.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 1:20 PM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 11:20 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||WSW|
|Male||Sat 12:20 PM||2268 km||1409 miles||1225 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 12:20 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 11:20 AM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 12:50 PM||2526 km||1570 miles||1364 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sat 12:50 PM||2529 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 11:20 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm||WNW|
|Bangalore||Sat 12:50 PM||3189 km||1982 miles||1722 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Sat 10:20 AM||3241 km||2014 miles||1750 nm||W|
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