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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 23:00:00 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: 74%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.17 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 29.7"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 43.8"||1000.30 mi||west||0° 11' 45.1"||13.46 mi||north||1000.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 22.9"||818.18 mi||east||4° 40' 56.6"||321.74 mi||north||880.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Fri 4:00 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 5:00 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||SW|
|Male||Fri 4:00 AM||978 km||607 miles||528 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 4:30 AM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 4:30 AM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 4:30 AM||1383 km||859 miles||746 nm||N|
|Madurai||Fri 4:30 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm||N|
|Bangalore||Fri 4:30 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||N|
|Chennai||Fri 4:30 AM||1927 km||1197 miles||1041 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Fri 3:00 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm||W|
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