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 25, 2013 at 19:58:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM|
|This phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 25.9"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 51.9"||966.90 mi||west||0° 08' 58.1"||10.28 mi||south||966.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 39.3"||936.52 mi||east||3° 07' 52.3"||215.30 mi||south||954.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 11:58 PM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm||SSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Thu 11:58 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||SE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 11:58 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Thu 11:58 PM||1174 km||729 miles||634 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:58 PM||1383 km||860 miles||747 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:58 AM||1602 km||996 miles||865 nm||ENE|
|Moroni||Thu 10:58 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm||W|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 10:58 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 10:58 PM||2405 km||1494 miles||1299 nm||NW|
|Male||Fri 12:58 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1384 nm||NE|
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