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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:24:00 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: 14%
|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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.44 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 32.2"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 09.4"||1003.05 mi||west||0° 10' 52.0"||12.45 mi||north||1003.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 23.4"||767.56 mi||east||4° 11' 50.5"||288.43 mi||north||817.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Mon 8:54 AM||464 km||288 miles||250 nm||NW|
|Kandy||Mon 8:54 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 8:54 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||NW|
|Colombo||Mon 8:54 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||NW|
|Trincomalee||Mon 8:54 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Mon 8:54 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 8:54 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Mon 8:54 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm||NNW|
|Male||Mon 8:24 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Mon 8:54 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm||NW|
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