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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:44:00 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: 6%
|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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 30.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.0"||1003.91 mi||west||0° 11' 54.7"||13.64 mi||north||1003.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 41.0"||797.40 mi||east||4° 39' 15.9"||319.80 mi||north||858.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Tue 1:44 PM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm||WSW|
|Male||Tue 1:44 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||NNW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Tue 1:44 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Tue 2:14 PM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 2:14 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 2:44 PM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 2:14 PM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm||N|
|Kandy||Tue 2:14 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Tue 2:14 PM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Tue 2:14 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm||N|
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