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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 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: 8%
|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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.83 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.0"||994.94 mi||west||0° 09' 58.6"||11.43 mi||north||994.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 39.0"||765.07 mi||east||3° 45' 31.0"||258.33 mi||north||803.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Tue 9:44 AM||208 km||130 miles||113 nm||WSW|
|Trincomalee||Tue 9:44 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm||W|
|Kandy||Tue 9:44 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 9:44 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Tue 9:44 AM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm||WSW|
|Madurai||Tue 9:44 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Tue 9:44 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||NNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 9:44 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Tue 9:44 AM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm||NW|
|Anantapur||Tue 9:44 AM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm||NW|
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