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 25, 2013 at 19:26:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 25, 2013 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 31.5"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.3"||1001.62 mi||west||0° 11' 15.0"||12.88 mi||south||1001.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 38.9"||789.13 mi||east||4° 36' 22.5"||316.49 mi||south||851.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Tue 12:26 AM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm||E|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Tue 12:26 AM||460 km||286 miles||249 nm||ENE|
|Addu City||Tue 12:26 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 12:56 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Tue 12:56 AM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Tue 12:56 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 12:56 AM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm||ENE|
|Bangalore||Tue 12:56 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 1:26 AM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm||SSE|
|Anantapur||Tue 12:56 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NE|
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