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, August 18, 2013 at 16:10:00 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: 92%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.55 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 24.3"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 27.0"||953.94 mi||west||0° 06' 58.9"||8.00 mi||north||954.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 35.9"||927.63 mi||east||3° 17' 25.8"||226.24 mi||north||962.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 10:10 PM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 9:10 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||SSW|
|Male||Sun 9:10 PM||2575 km||1600 miles||1391 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 9:40 PM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Sun 8:10 PM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||WSW|
|Jakarta||Sun 11:10 PM||2790 km||1733 miles||1506 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Mon 12:10 AM||2971 km||1846 miles||1604 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Mon 12:10 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1616 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 8:10 PM||2997 km||1863 miles||1618 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sun 8:10 PM||3357 km||2086 miles||1812 nm||WNW|
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