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 08:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.40 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.1 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' 30.7"||984.99 mi||west||0° 09' 14.3"||10.58 mi||north||984.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 07.3"||774.36 mi||east||3° 22' 54.0"||232.47 mi||north||803.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puducherry||Thu 2:04 PM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm||WNW|
|Cuddalore||Thu 2:04 PM||168 km||105 miles||91 nm||WNW|
|Nagapattinam||Thu 2:04 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||WSW|
|Mayiladuthurai||Thu 2:04 PM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm||W|
|Tiruvarur||Thu 2:04 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||WSW|
|Vedaranyam||Thu 2:04 PM||189 km||117 miles||102 nm||SW|
|Viluppuram||Thu 2:04 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||WNW|
|Maraimalai Nagar||Thu 2:04 PM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm||NW|
|Chennai||Thu 2:04 PM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm||NNW|
|Kanchipuram||Thu 2:04 PM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||NW|
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