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 08:34:00 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 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 29.7"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 44.3"||999.43 mi||west||0° 11' 59.0"||13.72 mi||north||999.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 11.5"||819.55 mi||east||4° 48' 08.7"||329.97 mi||north||885.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 2:34 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||ESE|
|Addu City||Mon 1:34 PM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||ENE|
|Victoria||Mon 12:34 PM||1221 km||758 miles||659 nm||W|
|Male||Mon 1:34 PM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 2:04 PM||1860 km||1156 miles||1005 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Mon 2:04 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 2:04 PM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Mon 12:34 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1067 nm||SSW|
|Madurai||Mon 2:04 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 12:34 PM||2157 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||SSW|
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