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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 100%
|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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 27.0"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.5"||988.10 mi||west||0° 11' 17.9"||12.94 mi||north||988.44 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 45.5"||880.53 mi||east||4° 40' 51.8"||321.69 mi||north||941.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Tue 11:34 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 1:34 AM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Tue 11:34 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 11:34 PM||1512 km||939 miles||816 nm||SSW|
|Male||Wed 12:34 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Tue 10:34 PM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Tue 10:34 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm||W|
|Mogadishu||Tue 10:34 PM||2201 km||1367 miles||1188 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 10:34 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1357 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 1:04 AM||2531 km||1573 miles||1366 nm||NE|
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