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 Sunday, March 10, 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: 3%
|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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 29.5"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 36.0"||995.13 mi||west||0° 11' 24.3"||13.06 mi||north||995.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 06.9"||821.79 mi||east||4° 39' 29.6"||320.10 mi||north||884.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 11:20 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 10:20 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 10:50 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sun 10:50 AM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 10:50 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Sun 10:50 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sun 10:50 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||N|
|Bangalore||Sun 10:50 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||N|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 1:20 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Sun 1:20 PM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm||ENE|
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