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 06:20:00 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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 38.7"||995.58 mi||west||0° 11' 26.0"||13.10 mi||north||995.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 10.1"||821.03 mi||east||4° 39' 52.7"||320.54 mi||north||884.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 12:20 PM||604 km||376 miles||326 nm||E|
|Addu City||Sun 11:20 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Sun 10:20 AM||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 11:20 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Sun 10:20 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||971 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 10:20 AM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 11:50 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sun 11:50 AM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 11:50 AM||2088 km||1298 miles||1128 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Sun 11:50 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||NNE|
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