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, July 25, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 86%
|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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 29.5"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.7"||1002.14 mi||west||0° 11' 59.4"||13.73 mi||north||1002.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 12.9"||828.92 mi||east||4° 42' 49.5"||323.90 mi||north||889.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Fri 2:50 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||NW|
|Male||Fri 2:50 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||N|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 3:50 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||SSW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 2:50 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||N|
|Colombo||Fri 3:20 AM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm||NNE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 3:20 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 3:20 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm||NNE|
|Madurai||Fri 3:20 AM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Fri 3:20 AM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm||NNE|
|Chennai||Fri 3:20 AM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NNE|
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