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, April 4, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 27.0"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.6"||961.24 mi||west||0° 07' 40.1"||8.79 mi||north||961.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 21.0"||855.09 mi||east||3° 26' 57.3"||237.14 mi||north||893.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Thu 6:36 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||SW|
|Antsiranana||Thu 6:36 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 6:36 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 6:36 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 6:36 AM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 7:36 AM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm||SE|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 6:36 AM||759 km||471 miles||410 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 7:36 AM||790 km||491 miles||426 nm||SE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 6:36 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Thu 6:36 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm||WNW|
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