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 11, 2013 at 07:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 30.6"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 37.2"||1003.15 mi||west||0° 11' 47.5"||13.50 mi||north||1003.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 40.7"||803.88 mi||east||4° 40' 35.9"||321.32 mi||north||865.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Mon 11:40 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 1:40 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||ESE|
|Male||Mon 12:40 PM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Mon 10:40 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Mon 11:40 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm||S|
|Moroni||Mon 10:40 AM||2128 km||1323 miles||1149 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 11:40 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm||SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 1:10 PM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm||ENE|
|Aden||Mon 10:40 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 10:40 AM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm||SW|
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