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 18, 2013 at 12:56:00 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: 46%
|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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.67 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.6 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 30.4"||985.66 mi||west||0° 09' 11.4"||10.53 mi||north||985.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 00.5"||747.90 mi||east||3° 22' 52.0"||232.45 mi||north||778.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mangalore||Fri 6:26 PM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm||ENE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 5:56 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||SE|
|Mumbai||Fri 6:26 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm||NNE|
|Pune||Fri 6:26 PM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm||NE|
|Male||Fri 5:56 PM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 6:26 PM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||ESE|
|Bangalore||Fri 6:26 PM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm||E|
|Anantapur||Fri 6:26 PM||1049 km||652 miles||567 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 6:26 PM||1071 km||666 miles||578 nm||E|
|Surat||Fri 6:26 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||NNE|
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