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 04:48:00 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 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 09.8"||994.75 mi||west||0° 09' 57.0"||11.40 mi||north||994.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 48.4"||765.11 mi||east||3° 44' 46.2"||257.49 mi||north||803.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kollam||Tue 10:18 AM||184 km||115 miles||100 nm||ENE|
|Alappuzha||Tue 10:18 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||NE|
|Kottayam||Tue 10:18 AM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 10:18 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm||E|
|Pathanamthitta||Tue 10:18 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm||ENE|
|Kochi||Tue 10:18 AM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||NE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Tue 9:48 AM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm||SW|
|Theni||Tue 10:18 AM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||ENE|
|Coimbatore||Tue 10:18 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Tue 10:18 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||ENE|
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