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 Friday, June 28, 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: 63%
|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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.86 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 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' 30.8"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.3"||1004.00 mi||west||0° 11' 33.2"||13.23 mi||north||1004.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 43.3"||792.78 mi||east||4° 29' 58.0"||309.16 mi||north||849.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Sat 6:00 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||NE|
|Medan||Sat 6:00 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 4:30 AM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm||NW|
|Colombo||Sat 4:30 AM||1200 km||745 miles||648 nm||NW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 7:00 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||E|
|Madurai||Sat 4:30 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 4:30 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm||NW|
|Bengkulu||Sat 6:00 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||ESE|
|Chennai||Sat 4:30 AM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm||NNW|
|Singapore||Sat 7:00 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm||E|
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