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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 18:16:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 23.0"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.1"||945.16 mi||west||0° 05' 44.5"||6.58 mi||north||945.45 mi|
|24 hours||14° 33' 24.6"||956.54 mi||east||2° 52' 21.5"||197.55 mi||north||984.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 12:16 AM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Sun 10:16 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 10:16 PM||1731 km||1075 miles||935 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 11:16 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm||SSE|
|Victoria||Sun 10:16 PM||2323 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||NW|
|Male||Sun 11:16 PM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Sun 9:16 PM||2553 km||1587 miles||1379 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 11:46 PM||2920 km||1814 miles||1577 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Sun 9:16 PM||3141 km||1952 miles||1696 nm||W|
|Port-aux-Francais||Sun 11:16 PM||3456 km||2147 miles||1866 nm||S|
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