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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 21:46:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.98 meters/second, 1616.3 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 31.5"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.7"||1004.24 mi||west||0° 11' 36.7"||13.30 mi||south||1004.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 48.6"||795.94 mi||east||4° 35' 49.2"||315.87 mi||south||854.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Thu 2:46 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||WNW|
|Male||Thu 2:46 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 3:46 AM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm||SW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 3:16 AM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Thu 3:16 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 3:16 AM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm||N|
|Madurai||Thu 3:16 AM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Thu 3:16 AM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||N|
|Chennai||Thu 3:16 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm||NNE|
|Pune||Thu 3:16 AM||2289 km||1423 miles||1236 nm||N|
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