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 17, 2013 at 12:44:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.6 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' 32.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.4"||997.10 mi||west||0° 10' 29.9"||12.03 mi||north||996.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 07.8"||754.48 mi||east||3° 57' 42.4"||272.28 mi||north||798.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hadibu||Thu 3:44 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Thu 4:44 PM||1462 km||909 miles||790 nm||SSW|
|Male||Thu 5:44 PM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm||ESE|
|Muscat||Thu 4:44 PM||1792 km||1114 miles||968 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 6:14 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||973 nm||E|
|Mogadishu||Thu 3:44 PM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm||WSW|
|Aden||Thu 3:44 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm||WNW|
|Mumbai||Thu 6:14 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm||NE|
|Pune||Thu 6:14 PM||1877 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Thu 6:14 PM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm||E|
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