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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 21:00:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 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' 24.5"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.6"||963.05 mi||west||0° 08' 53.6"||10.19 mi||north||963.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 55.9"||925.62 mi||east||3° 57' 30.7"||272.14 mi||north||972.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mahajanga||Midnight Mon-Tue||106 km||66 miles||57 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Midnight Mon-Tue||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NW|
|Antsiranana||Midnight Mon-Tue||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Midnight Mon-Tue||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Midnight Mon-Tue||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Midnight Mon-Tue||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||SE|
|Moroni||Midnight Mon-Tue||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||NW|
|Antsirabe||Midnight Mon-Tue||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||S|
|Nampula||Mon 11:00 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 1:00 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||SE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.