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 19:10:00 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 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.39 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 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' 24.5"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.2"||955.83 mi||west||0° 07' 19.6"||8.40 mi||north||956.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 05.2"||925.46 mi||east||3° 24' 42.6"||234.57 mi||north||962.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sun 9:10 PM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm||NW|
|Fomboni||Sun 10:10 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Sun 10:10 PM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm||NNE|
|Blantyre||Sun 9:10 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm||W|
|Mahajanga||Sun 10:10 PM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm||E|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 10:10 PM||625 km||388 miles||338 nm||NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 10:10 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||NE|
|Beira||Sun 9:10 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 10:10 PM||772 km||479 miles||417 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 10:10 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||ESE|
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