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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 17:10:00 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: 97%
|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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 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' 25.5"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.9"||970.98 mi||west||0° 09' 32.4"||10.93 mi||north||971.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 17.9"||906.66 mi||east||4° 09' 33.6"||285.91 mi||north||957.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 11:10 PM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||WNW|
|Male||Mon 10:10 PM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 10:40 PM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||N|
|Colombo||Mon 10:40 PM||2275 km||1414 miles||1228 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 10:40 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Mon 10:40 PM||2637 km||1639 miles||1424 nm||NNW|
|Jakarta||Tue 12:10 AM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Tue 1:10 AM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 10:10 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1491 nm||S|
|Singapore||Tue 1:10 AM||2798 km||1739 miles||1511 nm||NE|
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