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 11, 2013 at 08:20:00 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||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 29.7"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 43.6"||999.43 mi||west||0° 11' 58.9"||13.72 mi||north||999.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 25.5"||819.82 mi||east||4° 48' 09.4"||330.01 mi||north||885.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 2:20 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||SE|
|Addu City||Mon 1:20 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||NE|
|Male||Mon 1:20 PM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Mon 12:20 PM||1566 km||973 miles||845 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 1:50 PM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Mon 1:50 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 1:50 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Mon 1:50 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Mon 1:50 PM||2140 km||1330 miles||1156 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Mon 12:20 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm||SW|
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