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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 05:20:00 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: 16%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 8, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.45 meters/second, 1553.2 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 27.0"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 02.5"||964.94 mi||west||0° 08' 31.1"||9.76 mi||north||965.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 28.3"||863.07 mi||east||3° 46' 31.1"||259.53 mi||north||907.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 9:20 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 9:20 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Fri 8:20 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 9:20 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||SE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 8:20 AM||1034 km||643 miles||558 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 9:20 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||N|
|Moroni||Fri 8:20 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:20 AM||1948 km||1211 miles||1052 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 8:20 AM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 8:20 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm||NNW|
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