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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:06:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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' 25.9"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.8"||946.11 mi||west||0° 03' 50.0"||4.40 mi||south||945.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 00.1"||903.53 mi||east||0° 58' 50.9"||67.47 mi||south||903.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Wed 5:06 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 4:06 PM||2201 km||1368 miles||1189 nm||SSW|
|Port Louis||Wed 3:06 PM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm||W|
|Male||Wed 4:06 PM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 4:36 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm||N|
|Jakarta||Wed 6:06 PM||2877 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 3:06 PM||2952 km||1834 miles||1594 nm||W|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 7:06 PM||3124 km||1941 miles||1687 nm||NE|
|Singapore||Wed 7:06 PM||3130 km||1945 miles||1690 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Wed 3:06 PM||3426 km||2129 miles||1850 nm||WNW|
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