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 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 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' 31.0"||1002.10 mi||west||0° 11' 59.2"||13.73 mi||north||1002.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 03.7"||828.70 mi||east||4° 42' 44.8"||323.79 mi||north||889.65 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||139 km||86 miles||75 nm||NE|
|Male||Fri 3:00 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 4:00 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||S|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 3:00 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 3:30 AM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Fri 3:30 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 3:30 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Fri 3:30 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||NNE|
|Bangalore||Fri 3:30 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NNE|
|Chennai||Fri 3:30 AM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm||NNE|
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