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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 08:24:00 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||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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.49 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 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' 31.5"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.6"||996.42 mi||west||0° 10' 34.9"||12.12 mi||north||996.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 28.1"||781.45 mi||east||3° 59' 26.4"||274.26 mi||north||824.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Wed 1:24 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||SE|
|Male||Wed 1:24 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||SSE|
|Kochi||Wed 1:54 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 1:54 PM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm||ENE|
|Theni||Wed 1:54 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||ENE|
|Coimbatore||Wed 1:54 PM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm||NE|
|Mangalore||Wed 1:54 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Madurai||Wed 1:54 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Wed 1:54 PM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 1:54 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||E|
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