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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 03:14:00 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: 23%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 31.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||1004.97 mi||west||0° 11' 16.5"||12.91 mi||north||1005.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 20.7"||775.08 mi||east||4° 26' 54.6"||305.65 mi||north||832.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Sun 8:14 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 8:14 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 9:14 AM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm||SSW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Sun 8:14 AM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 8:44 AM||942 km||586 miles||509 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sun 8:44 AM||942 km||586 miles||509 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 8:44 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sun 8:44 AM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Sun 8:44 AM||1505 km||935 miles||812 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sun 8:44 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm||NNE|
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