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 09:34:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 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' 30.7"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.8"||1003.93 mi||west||0° 11' 53.9"||13.63 mi||north||1004.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 07.2"||796.74 mi||east||4° 38' 43.2"||319.18 mi||north||857.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Tue 1:34 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||WSW|
|Male||Tue 2:34 PM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm||ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 3:34 PM||1280 km||796 miles||691 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 3:04 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Tue 3:04 PM||1901 km||1181 miles||1027 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Tue 3:04 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 3:04 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||ENE|
|Bangalore||Tue 3:04 PM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm||NE|
|Mogadishu||Tue 12:34 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm||W|
|Mumbai||Tue 3:04 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||NNE|
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