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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 29%
|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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 28.6"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 38.7"||977.94 mi||west||0° 09' 34.4"||10.97 mi||north||978.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 02.5"||829.81 mi||east||4° 05' 08.3"||280.81 mi||north||881.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 8:00 AM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm||S|
|Victoria||Fri 8:00 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 8:00 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm||SSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 7:00 AM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 10:00 AM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm||ENE|
|Moroni||Fri 7:00 AM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm||W|
|Mogadishu||Fri 7:00 AM||2167 km||1346 miles||1170 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 7:00 AM||2202 km||1368 miles||1189 nm||WNW|
|Male||Fri 9:00 AM||2474 km||1537 miles||1336 nm||NE|
|Dodoma||Fri 7:00 AM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm||WNW|
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