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 10, 2013 at 05:58:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.98 meters/second, 1594.7 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 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' 31.6"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.2"||990.84 mi||west||0° 09' 44.3"||11.15 mi||north||990.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 41.9"||774.89 mi||east||3° 37' 30.4"||249.19 mi||north||809.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Wed 11:28 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||ENE|
|Kalmunai||Wed 11:28 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm||WSW|
|Kandy||Wed 11:28 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||WSW|
|Chennai||Wed 11:28 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||WNW|
|Banda Aceh||Wed 12:58 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||ESE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 11:28 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Wed 11:28 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||WSW|
|Visakhapatnam||Wed 11:28 AM||1027 km||638 miles||554 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Wed 11:28 AM||1079 km||670 miles||583 nm||W|
|Yangon||Wed 12:28 PM||1188 km||738 miles||641 nm||NE|
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