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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:04:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 31.7"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||1000.64 mi||west||0° 10' 49.6"||12.40 mi||north||1000.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 50.6"||778.06 mi||east||4° 08' 45.9"||284.92 mi||north||825.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Tue 12:04 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||E|
|Kalmunai||Tue 10:34 AM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm||WNW|
|Medan||Tue 12:04 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 10:34 AM||1099 km||683 miles||593 nm||W|
|Colombo||Tue 10:34 AM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm||W|
|Chennai||Tue 10:34 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||NW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Tue 1:04 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||E|
|Madurai||Tue 10:34 AM||1377 km||855 miles||743 nm||WNW|
|Yangon||Tue 11:34 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 10:34 AM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm||WNW|
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