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, March 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 60%
|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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.70 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 25.2"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 18.7"||940.77 mi||west||0° 03' 54.6"||4.48 mi||south||940.59 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 19.2"||913.61 mi||east||0° 58' 04.4"||66.58 mi||south||913.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 4:34 AM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 6:34 AM||1378 km||857 miles||744 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 4:34 AM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm||W|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 5:34 AM||2183 km||1356 miles||1179 nm||SSE|
|Victoria||Mon 4:34 AM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 3:34 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||W|
|Male||Mon 5:34 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm||N|
|Moroni||Mon 3:34 AM||2929 km||1820 miles||1581 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 6:04 AM||3132 km||1946 miles||1691 nm||NNE|
|Port-aux-Francais||Mon 5:34 AM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm||S|
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