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 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 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, 1617.5 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' 31.7"||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' 20.1"||775.07 mi||east||4° 26' 54.2"||305.64 mi||north||832.68 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||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 8:14 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 9:14 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||SSW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Sun 8:14 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Sun 8:44 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 8:44 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 8:44 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sun 8:44 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Sun 8:44 AM||1509 km||937 miles||815 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sun 8:44 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm||NNE|
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