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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 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: 72%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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' 25.2"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 21.8"||951.57 mi||west||0° 05' 46.4"||6.62 mi||north||951.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 34.4"||903.44 mi||east||2° 48' 41.7"||193.33 mi||north||930.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 7:50 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 7:50 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Sat 6:50 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:50 PM||1053 km||654 miles||569 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sat 7:50 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sat 6:50 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 9:50 PM||1984 km||1232 miles||1071 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:50 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 6:50 PM||2531 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||NNW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:50 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm||W|
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