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 Thursday, February 14, 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: 19%
|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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.46 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 31.7"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 50.3"||991.93 mi||west||0° 10' 03.6"||11.52 mi||north||991.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 12.0"||768.22 mi||east||3° 44' 41.3"||257.41 mi||north||805.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Thu 3:04 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||WSW|
|Trincomalee||Thu 3:04 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm||W|
|Kandy||Thu 3:04 PM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 3:04 PM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Thu 3:04 PM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm||WSW|
|Chennai||Thu 3:04 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||WNW|
|Madurai||Thu 3:04 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||W|
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 3:04 PM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm||NNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 3:04 PM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Thu 3:04 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||WNW|
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