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 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 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 427.40 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||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.2"||955.91 mi||west||0° 07' 19.8"||8.40 mi||north||956.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 03.9"||925.51 mi||east||3° 24' 45.3"||234.64 mi||north||962.13 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||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||NW|
|Blantyre||Sun 9:10 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||W|
|Moroni||Sun 10:10 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||NNE|
|Mahajanga||Sun 10:10 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||E|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 10:10 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 10:10 PM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm||NE|
|Beira||Sun 9:10 PM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm||WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 9:10 PM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm||WNW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 10:10 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 10:10 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||ESE|
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