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 02:24:00 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: 59%
|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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 14.8"||940.08 mi||west||0° 03' 40.7"||4.22 mi||south||939.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 21.2"||914.13 mi||east||0° 52' 17.1"||59.95 mi||south||913.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Mon 5:24 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||S|
|Antsirabe||Mon 5:24 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||E|
|Fianarantsoa||Mon 5:24 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:24 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||E|
|Mahajanga||Mon 5:24 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||NE|
|Nampula||Mon 4:24 AM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||NW|
|Toamasina||Mon 5:24 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm||ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 5:24 AM||788 km||490 miles||425 nm||NNE|
|Fomboni||Mon 5:24 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||N|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 5:24 AM||833 km||517 miles||450 nm||N|
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