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 22:00:00 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: 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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 31.2"||1002.17 mi||west||0° 11' 59.2"||13.73 mi||north||1002.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 02.6"||828.74 mi||east||4° 42' 44.3"||323.80 mi||north||889.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Fri 3:00 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||ENE|
|Male||Fri 3:00 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 4:00 AM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm||S|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 3:00 AM||903 km||561 miles||487 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 3:30 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 3:30 AM||1282 km||796 miles||692 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 3:30 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Fri 3:30 AM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Fri 3:30 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||925 nm||NNE|
|Chennai||Fri 3:30 AM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||NNE|
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