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, February 9, 2013 at 05:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 26.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.5"||969.28 mi||west||0° 09' 37.6"||11.03 mi||north||969.68 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 29.0"||877.52 mi||east||4° 10' 44.8"||287.26 mi||north||930.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 11:40 AM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sat 10:40 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1224 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 11:10 AM||2336 km||1452 miles||1261 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sat 11:10 AM||2340 km||1454 miles||1264 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 11:10 AM||2577 km||1601 miles||1392 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 10:40 AM||2688 km||1670 miles||1451 nm||S|
|Jakarta||Sat 12:40 PM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Sat 9:40 AM||2790 km||1734 miles||1506 nm||WSW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 1:40 PM||2807 km||1744 miles||1516 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Sat 1:40 PM||2859 km||1777 miles||1544 nm||NE|
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