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 26, 2013 at 20:26:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.99 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 31.1"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 07.7"||1004.34 mi||west||0° 11' 42.9"||13.42 mi||south||1004.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 53.2"||808.06 mi||east||4° 40' 36.3"||321.36 mi||south||868.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Wed 1:26 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||E|
|Male||Wed 1:26 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 2:26 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm||SE|
|Victoria||Wed 12:26 AM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 1:56 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Wed 1:56 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 1:56 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Wed 1:56 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm||NE|
|Bangalore||Wed 1:56 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||NE|
|Chennai||Wed 1:56 AM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm||NE|
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