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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:14:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.18 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 25.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.0"||948.56 mi||west||0° 06' 05.7"||6.99 mi||south||948.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 39.5"||913.18 mi||east||1° 53' 31.8"||130.15 mi||south||917.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:14 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Mon 5:14 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 5:14 AM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:14 AM||2180 km||1355 miles||1177 nm||S|
|Male||Mon 6:14 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1343 nm||N|
|Victoria||Mon 5:14 AM||2683 km||1667 miles||1448 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 6:44 AM||2808 km||1745 miles||1516 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Mon 4:14 AM||2993 km||1860 miles||1616 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Mon 6:44 AM||3450 km||2144 miles||1863 nm||N|
|Port-aux-Francais||Mon 6:14 AM||3495 km||2172 miles||1887 nm||S|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.