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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:14:00 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: 7%
|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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 31.5"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.8"||985.16 mi||west||0° 09' 15.5"||10.61 mi||north||984.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 04.5"||774.44 mi||east||3° 23' 27.7"||233.11 mi||north||803.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trincomalee||Thu 1:44 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||WSW|
|Kalmunai||Thu 1:44 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SW|
|Chennai||Thu 1:44 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||WNW|
|Kandy||Thu 1:44 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm||SW|
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 1:44 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 1:44 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm||SW|
|Colombo||Thu 1:44 PM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm||SW|
|Madurai||Thu 1:44 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Thu 1:44 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm||WNW|
|Bhubaneshwar||Thu 1:44 PM||987 km||614 miles||533 nm||N|
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