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, April 3, 2013 at 02:36:00 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: 51%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.98 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 25.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 40.6"||945.93 mi||west||0° 05' 03.2"||5.79 mi||north||946.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 00.8"||882.95 mi||east||2° 31' 26.2"||173.57 mi||north||905.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Wed 5:36 AM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 6:36 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||SE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 5:36 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Wed 6:36 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||ESE|
|Antsirabe||Wed 5:36 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||WSW|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 5:36 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||WSW|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 5:36 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm||NW|
|Moroni||Wed 5:36 AM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Wed 6:36 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 5:36 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||NW|
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