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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 37%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.00 meters/second, 1508.4 km/hour, 937.3 miles/hour or 814.5 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' 24.8"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.0"||937.06 mi||west||0° 02' 44.8"||3.15 mi||north||937.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 40.6"||904.35 mi||east||1° 41' 10.5"||115.99 mi||north||916.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Wed 6:34 AM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 6:34 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 8:34 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 7:34 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1161 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 5:34 AM||2225 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||W|
|Victoria||Wed 6:34 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||NW|
|Male||Wed 7:34 AM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Wed 5:34 AM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 8:04 AM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm||NNE|
|Port-aux-Francais||Wed 7:34 AM||3259 km||2025 miles||1759 nm||S|
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