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 16:50:00 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 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.74 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 25.4"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.6"||952.18 mi||west||0° 05' 53.5"||6.75 mi||north||952.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 39.6"||902.98 mi||east||2° 51' 16.3"||196.29 mi||north||930.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mahajanga||Sat 7:50 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||ENE|
|Nampula||Sat 6:50 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||NW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 7:50 PM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 7:50 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm||ESE|
|Fomboni||Sat 7:50 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm||NNE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 7:50 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 7:50 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Sat 7:50 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||N|
|Fianarantsoa||Sat 7:50 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||SE|
|Toliara||Sat 7:50 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||S|
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