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 08:44:00 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 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.43 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 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' 31.5"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.8"||996.28 mi||west||0° 10' 33.9"||12.10 mi||north||996.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 27.5"||781.33 mi||east||3° 58' 58.4"||273.73 mi||north||823.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Wed 1:44 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm||E|
|Male||Wed 1:44 PM||789 km||491 miles||426 nm||ESE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 2:14 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm||E|
|Madurai||Wed 2:14 PM||1236 km||768 miles||668 nm||ENE|
|Bangalore||Wed 2:14 PM||1293 km||804 miles||698 nm||ENE|
|Anantapur||Wed 2:14 PM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Wed 2:14 PM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 2:14 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm||E|
|Mumbai||Wed 2:14 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||NNE|
|Pune||Wed 2:14 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm||NNE|
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