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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 07:50:00 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||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 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' 31.1"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.7"||1003.16 mi||west||0° 11' 28.5"||13.14 mi||north||1003.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 05.8"||791.16 mi||east||4° 26' 25.1"||305.11 mi||north||845.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Tue 12:50 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||ENE|
|Addu City||Tue 12:50 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||SE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Tue 12:50 PM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 1:20 PM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 1:50 PM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm||SSE|
|Madurai||Tue 1:20 PM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Tue 1:20 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 1:20 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm||ENE|
|Bangalore||Tue 1:20 PM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm||NE|
|Chennai||Tue 1:20 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm||NE|
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