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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 09:36:00 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: 12%
|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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 31.5"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.4"||1000.85 mi||west||0° 11' 12.6"||12.84 mi||north||1000.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 08.1"||779.92 mi||east||4° 16' 36.3"||293.90 mi||north||830.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Wed 2:36 PM||154 km||95 miles||83 nm||SW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Wed 2:36 PM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 3:06 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm||NE|
|Kochi||Wed 3:06 PM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Wed 3:06 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 3:06 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||ENE|
|Theni||Wed 3:06 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||NNE|
|Addu City||Wed 2:36 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||SSW|
|Madurai||Wed 3:06 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||NE|
|Kandy||Wed 3:06 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm||ENE|
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